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[Newspaper:] Kayhan International

[Date:] 17 April 1985

 

Premier Musavi receives PoWs camp officials

Tehran, April 16 (Irna) – Addressing a group of visiting officials and administrators of the camps of the Iraqi prisoners of war here today Prime Minister Hussein Musavi expressed hope that in the near future the Iraqi PoWs would return home as true Muslims and convey the message of Iran's Muslim people to their fellow-countrymen. …

He also referred to the U.S. Foreign Secretary George Shultz's recent statement in which he had accused the Islamic Republic of practicing repressive policies against the cult of Bahai'ism and its followers in Iran and said such statements in fact "betoken the power of the Islamic revolution and the awe it has inspired in the superpowers."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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