[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:] Rowshanfekr

[Date:] 21 Ordibehesht 1334 [12 May 1955]

[Issue No.:] 93

 

How Is the Cleansing of the Ministries Taking Place and Who is Affected?

As has been reported, to purge the ministries and government institutions, the files of individuals in the police headquarters and the Second Bureau of the Army Headquarters will be used, and it is planned that the list of those who need to be dismissed is being prepared, and the order for their [dismissal] will be issued at the same time.

Those will be included in the cleansing that either have a background of political activity in the extremist groups and parties, or have been known for a lack of integrity. It is said that the Baha’i propagators will also be added to these two groups.