Tuesday, August 22, 2006

The Islamic regime’s minister of justice concerned about rising crime rate!

Iran Press News: translation by Banafsheh Zand-Bonazzi.
The Islamic regime’s minister of justice who is also the speaker of the Islamic Judiciary in a speech confessed to the ever-increasing crime rate in Iran and said: The country’s escalating crime rate is quite worrisome.”

Jamal Karimi-Rad, told the regime-run news agency ILNA’s interviewer: "The number of the existing criminal files is extremely high and the crime statistics for the year 1384* was shocking."

* The Iranian calendar (also known as the Jalaali Calendar) is a solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan. It is observation-based, rather than rule-based, beginning each year on the vernal equinox as precisely determined by astronomical observations.