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January 8, 2019

Bahai student expelled in Shahryar

HRANA, January 7, 2019. –

On January 5, Sama Nazifi (سما نظیفی), a student of architecture at the Shahryar campus of the Azad University, was expelled because of her Bahai beliefs. In the previous year, she had earned a commendation from the University. Although Bahais are generally excluded from tertiary education in Iran, individuals sometimes succeed in enrolling and gaining some higher education, until information and pressure from the Ministry of Intelligence causes the University to expel them.

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1 Comment »

  1. Imagine if all the students wore ringstone symbols as a form of protest….

    Comment by Neil D. Chase — January 9, 2019 @ 02:48 | Reply


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