18 executions for drug related crimes in one day
Unit 2 of Qezel Hesar Prison still on hunger strike
HRANA News Agency – On the early hours of December 3rd, 3 men and a women at Uremia Central Prison, 3 prisoners at Bandar Abbas Central Prison and 11 prisoners at Qezel Hesar Prison executed by the way of hanging.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), during the early hours of yesterday 3 men named ”yadollah Fahimi”, “Mokhtar Davoodi” and “Manouchshr Rezaee” and a women named ” Marziyeh Ostovari” were executed at Uromiyeh Central Prison on Narcotics related charges.
Also at dawn of December 3rd, “Aliakbar Noraldini”, “Alireza Ghorbani”, “Hossein Shaho Zedi” were executed at Bandar Abbas Central Prison on Narcotics related charges.
In addition, during the same time, in Qezel Hesar Prison, 11 prisoners were executed through hanging on the Narcotics related charges.
Qezel Hesar Prison has seen massive hunger strikes since 2 days ago among the prisoners at Unit 2 of this prison.
These strikes have received various reactions by the prison authorities and prisoners were even threatened to group executions.