[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM Persian]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Newspaper:] Abrar

[Date:] Monday 25 Farvardin 1365 – 4 Sh’ban 1406[1] – 14 April 1986

[Issue No.:] 166

[Page:] 9

 

Report of the Parliament

In yesterday’s open session of the Islamic Consultative Assembly:

The general principles for amendment of the Bill for the Administration of Non-governmental Educational Units were ratified.

In yesterday’s open meeting of the Islamic Consultative Assembly, chaired by Mr. Mohammad Yazdi, the representative of the first speaker of the Assembly, the general principles for amendment of the Bill for the Administration of Non-governmental Educational Units as governmental [entities], were ratified by the representatives. 

Also, two of the representatives, as speakers before the agenda, made some remarks, and then the vice-speaker made a statement. Subsequent to reading of the announcements, the Assembly convened with the agenda …

  … Salimi Representative of Mianeh

The first speaker before the agenda at this session was Mr. Salimi, the representative of the people of Mianeh …

… In continuation of his remarks, the speaker added that, “Your other secretive actions are not clear to people. If you were anti-Baha’i, why have you not yet submitted their file to any organization? You all talk about the supreme leader and believe we should fight in the presence of people, and you do not accept any government as the just government. I ask you to accept this advice from me, why do you disturb the people and pretend to be in favour of the revolution …

 

 

[1] The date in the original is 1604