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Opposition figures pledge to expose former minister's murderers

BBC Worldwide Monitoring
Source: 'Neshat' web site, Tehran, in Persian 11 May 99

Text of report by Iranian newspaper 'Neshat' web site on 11th May:

Domestic News Desk: Three hundred and twenty five political and cultural personalities have issued a statement marking the passage of 170 days since the murder of [former labour minister] Daryush and [his wife] Parvaneh Foruhar. The statement, in part, says: "Like-minded people of this land, once again, raise their cry for justice against the ill-tempered cowards, whose criminal deed has bereaved the Iranian nation. We are impatiently waiting for the open trial of those who directed, planned and perpetrated these horrific crimes."

The statement adds; "We the signatories of the statement pledge to continue our efforts until our just demands are met. And if the judicial authority of the Islamic Republic of Iran were to demonstrate negligence, we would employ all our resources and means to expose the perpetrators and instigators of these hideous crimes."

The following are some of the signatories : Ali Ardalan, Elaheh Amir- Entezam, Abdolali Bazargan, Hermidas Bavand, Simin Behbehani, Mohammad Rastenegar, Mohammad Reza Bateni, Habibollah Peyman, Mohammad Tavassoli, Naser Takmil-Homayun, Gholam Abbas Tavassoli, Reza Ra'is- Tusi, Taqi Rahmani, Fariborz Ra'is-Dana, Hashem Sabbaghian, Ahmad Sadr- Hajj-Seyyed-Javadi, A' zam Taleqani, Shirin Emadi, Reza Alijani, Nezamoddin Qahhari, Kazem Gerdavani, Ali Akbar Mo'infar, Hormoz Momayyezi, Parviz Varjavand, Hushang Mahdavi, Seyyed Hamid Nuhi, Ebrahim Yazdi, Hasan Yusefi-Eshkevari.


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