Monthly Archives: November 2013

Five Prisoners Were Hanged in Iran- 20 Executions in 3 Days

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Iran Human Rights, November 6: Five prisoners were hanged in the prison of Jiroft (Kerman province, southeastern Iran) today, reported the Iranian State Broadcasting. The prisoners who were not identified by name were all convicted of drug related charges. Yesterday…

15 Official Executions in Two Days

Iran Human Rights, November 5: According to the official Iranian media 15 prisoners have been executed in different Iranian cities on Sunday and Monday this week. Two prisoners were hanged in the prison of Semnan (northern Iran): According to the…

Joint Statement Calls for UN, EU and International Community to Put Death Penalty at Top of Agenda on Iran talks

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Iran Human Rights, November 4: According to reports from Iran the Kurdish political prisoner Shirko Moarefi was executed in the prison of Saghez (western Iran) this morning. The state run Iranian media also reported that five other prisoners convicted of…