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[Adapted from website:] Baha’i World News Service

[Date:] 28 Bahman 1387 (16 February 2009)

 

The latest report on the convictions of Ms. Rahimi and Ms. Hoseini

Latest news from Iran

Ms. Nasrin Rahimi and Ms. Mehrangiz Hoseini, residents of Hamadan, who were arrested in 2008 (1387) for preaching the Baha’i Faith, were tried in court on 24 October 2008 (3 Aban 1387) and sentenced to one year in prison. They have not yet been sent to prison.