Information regarding the bombing of a daily economic newspaper in Tehran in the summer of 1981 [IRN5147]

No information is currently available to the IRBDC which specifically mentions the bombing of an economic newspaper in Tehran during the summer of 1981. However, the attached report from United Press International, dated 16 July 1981, mentions that the Tehran headquarters of the official Pars news agency was bombed for the second consecutive night. No further information on this topic is currently available to the IRBDC.

Sajid Rizvi, "Report more Iranian executions, mass arrests", United Press International, July 16, 1981, Thursday, AM cycle.