Monday , 24 February 2020

US Ambassador expresses condolences on the passing of Dr Noor Ali Tabandeh and concerns in regard to the plight of Sufis in Iran

Shabtabnews – Ambassador Sam Brownback , the US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom , yesterday expressed in a formal letter his condolences on the passing of the Gonabadi Sufi’s spiritual leader, Dr Noor Ali Tabandeh and the plight of the Sufis in Iran.

In the latter he stated “Nobody should suffer abuse because of their faith. Dr Tabandeh’s steadfast advocacy for peace and human rights in the face of such adversity was an inspiration to us all.”

The full text of letter can be seen below:

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