Baha'is, Largest Religious Minority in Iran, Face Harassment and Persecution

December 6, 2004

Source: Radio Free Europe

On December 6, 2004 Radio Free Europe reported, "Baha'is are Iran's largest religious minority, but their faith is not recognized in the country's constitution and they have long faced harassment and persecution. The European Union recently lodged a formal complaint with Iranian authorities over the arrest and harassment of journalists as well as members of religious minorities such as the Baha'is."