Monthly Archives: August 2013

30 Executions in the Last 12 Days -Seven More Executions in Iran

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Iran Human Rights, August 26: Seven prisoners have been executed in different Iranian prisons in the past few days, reported the Iranian state media. According to the Iranian national broadcasting one prisoner was hanged in the prison of Ardebil (northwestern…

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One prisoner was hanged in Ahwaz-Iran

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Iran Human Rights, August 24: One prisoner was hanged in the prison of Ahwaz (southwestern Iran), reported the Iranian state media today. According to Jamnews the prisoner was identified as “Saeed Geshtil” and was convicted of possession and trafficking of…

Eleven people were executed in Iran yesterday

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  Iran Human Rights, August 23: Eleven prisoners were hanged in four different Iranian cities, reported state media in Iran today. Nine of the executions were carried out yesterday. According to state media, three prisoners were hanged in Ardebil (northwestern…

Two Public Hangings in Iran Today

Iran Human Rights, August 21: Two prisoners were hanged in two different Iranian cities today, reported the Iranian state media. One prisoner identified as “Abdolhamid S.” also known as “Mehdi” was hanged in public in the city of Jahrom (southern…

Danger of Execution for Ahwazi Arab Activists

  Iran Human Rights, August 18: Reports from local sources in Ahwaz (Capital of the southwest Iranian province of Khuzestan) have led to increasing concern among the human rights groups about the situation of the five Ahwazi Arab activists on…

Statement of 13 Civil Society Organizations Regarding the Five Azeri Political Prisoners

    Iran Human Rights, August 15: 13 civil society NGOs including Iran Human Rights published a joint statement concerning the five Azerbaijani prisoners of conscience in their fourth week of hunger strike. The statement says: Five Azerbaijani-Iranian prisoners of…

Two Prisoners Executed in Iran

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Iran Human Rights, October 8: Two prisoners were hanged in the prison of Ahwaz (southwestern Iran) today, reported the state run Iranian news agencies. According to the Iranian State Broadcasting the prisoners were convicted of possession and trafficking of 8 kilos…