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|2020. 11 Apr
||The Iranian government released a number of prisoners of conscience in the country as a result of health risks associated with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). This included several Baha’is imprisoned purely for their religious beliefs. However, other Bahá'ís remained in prison, raising increasing concern for their health. [BIC News Release]
||Persecution, Iran; COVID-19
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- Covid-19 and Baha'i Burial, by Universal House of Justice (2020). As Baha'i laws emphasize hygiene and protection, Baha'is may refrain from certain funeral and burial observances for those who have died from the coronavirus disease, in order to avoid exposure, and are encouraged to follow advice from health authorities. [about]