Situation of Iranian Bahá’ís

Situation of Baha’is in Iran

Media reports

Reports in the news media about the situation of Iranian Baha’is

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty, Czech Republic17 February 2009

An Iranian judiciary spokesman has said that the trial of seven Baha'i leaders accused last year of spying for Israel will take place next week.…

Iran Focus16 February 2009

LONDON: Britain voiced concern on Monday at the imminent trial in Iran of seven members of the Baha'i faith who are accused of spying for Israel and could…

ABC Online, Australia16 February 2009

MARK COLVIN: Seven members of the Baha'i religion are due to face court in Iran this week charged with spying for Israel. The Baha'i faith is banned in Iran…

Iran English Radio16 February 2009

Iran’s Prosecutor General Qorban-Ali Dorri-Najafabadi says members of the banned Bahai sect have irrefutable links with Israel.…

AFP16 February 2009

LONDON (AFP) — Britain expressed concern Monday over charges laid against seven members of the banned Bahai religion in Iran, accusing Tehran of targeting… February 2009

Baha'is' rights have often been violated in Iran; now, as pressure mounts on the government, activists' lives are being threatened.