Iranian minorities pay tribute to late Imam

January 28, 2007 - 0:0
TEHRAN (IRIB) -- A group of clergymen, officials and well-known personalities from religious minorities visited the mausoleum of the late Imam Khomeini mausoleum and paid tribute to him by laying a wreath on his tomb on Friday.

An official from information and communication committee of the 10-Day Dawn central headquarter Saeed Taqavi said religious minorities have presented 300 martyrs and war disabled to the Islamic Revolution.

He added Iranian Jews, Christian and Zoroastrians have always been beside the Islamic nation and have participated in 10-Day Dawn ceremonies.

Ten-Day Dawn (this year Feb 1-11, 2007) ceremonies are held in Iran annually to commemorate the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979.