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Iran accuses seven Baha’is of links with Israel

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Seven Baha’is have been detained in Iran have confessed that they had stablished an illegal organization in the country which received orders from Israel to undermine the Islamic system, according to Iranian newspaper Resalat.

The majority of the Baha’is were detained in May.

Civil servants did not comment about this matter.

Baha’is have been persecuted severely by Iran since decades ago.

Irán acusa a siete detenidos de tener lazos con Israel: reporte | Mundo | Reuters.

Considering the treatment of detainees in Iran, anyone would confess anything…

Written by Claudia

August 4, 2008 at 7:26 pm

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  1. Thanks for the link.

    Recently I had a conversation with an Iranian on my blog. In which I brought up the persecution of Baha’i’s in Iran.
    His response

    I think you know Bahais are someones who are enemy of god in the name of religion. They are puppet of Israel in Iran and Mideast. It is not just opposition of Iranian govt. all of Iranian people oppose them too.

    velvethammer

    August 4, 2008 at 7:57 pm

  2. […] persecution of Baha’is continues; the radical Islamic regime has now arrested seven Baha’is who, after interrogation (which in Iran means torture), have admitted to […]

  3. A curious answer, Velvet. It’s normal they are “puppets of Israel” and “enemies of the Islamic Republic”, considering the animadversion Iranian regime has for them, just because they are not Muslims.

    But what is more curious for me is that quality that some individuals have for considering they know what other people think: “all of Iranian people”… Has he any statistics? Has he done any kind of study about this? I guess not.

    blogfreeworld

    August 4, 2008 at 9:18 pm

  4. […] Iran accuses seven Baha’is of links with Israel. […]


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