Five people hanged in Iran – 26 executions in 10 days

According to the Iranian state media five people were hanged in three different parts of Iran. According to the official Iranian news agency IRNA, one man identified as Koosha was hanged publically in Tehran yesterday morning. Koosha was convicted of murdering a fellow student by the name Mahsa in July 2011. The execution was conducted [...]

11 executions in Iran today- Five public hangings

11 people were hanged in four different Iranian cities today. Four people were hanged in public in the city of Shiraz, south of Iran. Four of the people were hanged in public at two different locations in Shiraz (southern Iran) this morning, according to the state-run Iranian news agency IRNA. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious [...]

A young boy was used to conduct the execution of a man in public in Iran early this morning

A man was hanged in public in the city of Qazvin, west of Tehran, early this morning. According to the official Iranian news agencies the man who was identified as “Mehdi Faraji” (37) was hanged in public, in the beginning of Qazvin’s “Isfahan street” early this morning. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook [...]

Pictures from public hangings: Shiraz April 16th 2011

Three young men were hanged in public the Iranian city of Shiraz, reported the official Iranian news agency IRNA. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Tip on Hyves Share on Linkedin Share on technorati Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

The Kurdish political prisoner Habibollah Latifi is at imminent danger of execution

Habibollah Latifi, the Kurdish political prisoner on the death row, whose scheduled execution was halted in December 2010, might according to some reports be at imminent danger of execution. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Tip on Hyves Share on Linkedin Share on technorati Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser [...]

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