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Christians who have fled Iran receive death threats

October 03, 2011

Warned that they are watched by “acute eyes of the unknown soldiers,” 11 Protestants who have fled Iran have received e-mails offering them “the opportunity to repent and ask forgiveness from … the Great Allah. Otherwise, according to the Fatwa given by Mehdi the Hidden Imam, they must be killed.”

A group linked with Iranian security forces is suspected of making the threats.


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