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[Personal information has been redacted.]


Islamic Republic of Iran

The Ministry of Science, Research and Technology



Payame Noor University

Central Security

Region five security

(Fars, Bushehr, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer Ahmad Provinces)


Date: 11 Aban 1385 [2 November 2006]

Number: 15/338/N/M

Enclosure: None


Esteemed directors of all centres


Respectfully, based on the enactment by the Supreme Council of Cultural Revolution and the order of the Ministry of Intelligence and the main security [office] of the central organization of Payame Noor University, Baha’is cannot register at universities and higher education centres. Therefore, if you notice [such instances], report the matter and discretely avoid registering them, or if they have been registered, expel them

And success is bestowed by God

Khosrow [illegible]

Head of Security at Payame Noor University, Region 5

[Signature over official stamp]


[Stamp at the top and bottom of the page] Confidential


[Handwritten note in the margin of the page]

Esteemed vice-president of science [department], for action

16 Aban 1385 [7 November 2006]


[Handwritten notes at the bottom of the page]

Esteemed Academic Director, for information

Director of Administrative Affairs, for information

Esteemed director of [illegible] courses, for information

21 Aban 1385 [12 November 2006]


Esteemed analysts

Your deadline is 30 Azar 1385 [21 December 2006] [illegible]

7086 – 17 Aban 1385 [8 November 2006]