Yekta Fahandej Saadi

Member of Iran’s Baha’i religious minority receives heavy prison sentence

Yekta Fahandej Saadi a member of Bahai community in Iran arrested was sentenced to 11 years prison. The verdict was issued by the...
crackdown on Christians

Iran arrests Christians in growing crackdown on minority

A website that exclusively reflects the news concerning Iranians converted to Christianity, Mohabat News reported that two Christian converts Shima and Shokoufeh...
Baha’i arrested

Members of persecuted Baha’i faith arrested amid surge in persecution of...

On Wednesday, November 28, security agents arrested two Baha’is in Karaj near Tehran and took them to an unknown location. The two...
Shahrzad Nazifi

Motocross champion Shahrzad Nazifi arrested in Iran for being a Baha’i

Shahrzad Nazifi, a motocross champion, was arrested on Sunday, November 18, 2018, by security forces in Tehran and taken to Evin Prison.
Christian converts arrested

Christian converts arrested after their calls intercepted by Iran intelligence

Two Christian converts in Iran, have been recently arrested in the cities of Karaj and Mashhad. Behnam Ersali...
arrested

Eight members of Iran’s Baha’i religious minority sentenced to prison

In a wave of persecution of Baha'is in Iran, eight members of Baha'i community in Isfahan, were sentenced to a total of...
Baha’i business shut down

Baha’i Businesses Shuttered in Ongoing Persecution Campaign

Six businesses in Khorramshahr owned by members of the Baha’i faith have been indefinitely shut down by the authorities after some owners...
Baha'i woman Negin Ghadamian

Imprisoned Baha’i woman Negin Ghadamian denied medical care

Baha'i woman Negin Ghadamian is being denied access to required dental treatment outside Evin Prison, where she is serving a five-year sentence...
Zabihollah Raoufi

Iranian Baha’i man taken to jail for allegedly promoting his faith

Iranian Baha’i Zabihollah Raoufi, 69 began his prison sentence in Sanandaj Prison on October 31. The Appeals Court in Iran’s Kurdistan Province had...
Baha'is arrested

Persecution of Baha’is continues in Iran, 20 Baha’is arrested in two...

Persecution of Baha’is continues in Iran, 20 Baha'is arrested in two weeks Iranian security forces have arrested Hooman Khoshnam, a follower of the Baha’i faith...

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