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Iranain dervishes

Rohani adviser denounces poor treatment of dervishes

The Iranian president’s adviser on ethnic and minority affairs says the treatment of dervishes in Iran in recent years has been “unfortunate” and “arbitrary” and against “the interests and laws of the Islamic Republic”. » read more

Dervishes released following arrests at protest

Dervishes arrested in the protest in front of the Tehran’s Prosecutor’s office were released today, Monday March 10. » read more

Iranian dervishes get jail, flogging

Four Iranian dervishes from Gonabad have been sentenced to six months in prison and 40 lashes for “disturbing public order.” » read more