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[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:] Salam

[Date:] 23/5/1370 [14 August 1991]

[Issue No:] 62

 

Commencement of the Activities of the Perverse Baha’i Sect in Jewish Settlements of Russia

 

A group of propagators of the perverse Baha’i sect from the American state of California entered “Birobidzhan”, the Centre of the Jewish autonomous region of the Soviet Union in order to start the [propagation] activities of this sect in that country.

 

In their conversation with the local authorities of “Birobidzhan”, this group is supposed to be studying plans for establishing a centre for the perverse Baha’i sect and discussing the foundation of [other] propaganda centres [in the region?] for said sect.