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Christians who have fled Iran receive death threats

Catholic World News - 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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