U.S. Senator Mark Kirk speaking at a reception in Washington D.C. on 12 May 2011, about his legislative efforts to support human rights for the people of Iran. Senator Kirk recently introduced a resolution condemning the religious persecution of the Baha'is in Iran, including the unlawful incarceration of the Washington reception's honourees – the seven imprisoned leaders of the Iranian Baha'i community.
A poster, issued by the United4Iran campaign, showing the total days spent in prison by Iran's seven Baha'i leaders at the conclusion of their third year. The campaign calls upon supporters to make their own posters indicating the number of days of imprisonment, or to take a picture or video holding this pre-prepared poster.
Grammy award-winning musician KC Porter sings his new composition, titled "Yaran" – dedicated to the seven Baha'i leaders – at a reception marking the third anniversary of their arrests, held on 12 May in Washington D.C.
Mehrzad Mumtahan – a nephew of Baha'i prisoner, Saeid Rezaei – reading a prayer at a special service in the Baha'i House of Worship, Sydney, Australia. The programme, held on Sunday 15 May, included extracts from diverse religious scriptures on the theme of justice.
The choir of the Sydney Baha'i House of Worship, performed at a special service marking the third anniversary of the arrests of Iran's seven Baha'i leaders. The service, on Sunday 15 May, included extracts from diverse religious scriptures on the theme of justice.