Basij attack on Qoba Mosque

Dissident ayatollah's center in Shiraz under siege

In recent weeks Qoba Mosque in Shiraz, has been under frequent and violent attack by the Basij militia and other thugs. The mosque is where dissident Ayatollah Dastgheib holds classes and his carried out his religious duties. Many of his loyal clerics and followers have been injured and there has been extensive damage to the building and property.

Inside the mosque after the attack, while those injured are being tended:

This clip shows Basijis trying to get in, while those inside put up resistence:

Ayatollah Dastgheib's telephone message to his supporters to avoid clashes and violence:


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by MRX1 on

they can destroy that mosque and done with it, Dast gheib was a sick puppy. glad he was taken out. one gone, many to go...

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by maziar 58 on

I guess this on is a.d  jr.           Maziar


Wasn't Ayatollah Dast Gheib killed early on in the 80s?

by Anonymouse on

Everything is sacred.