HRANA News Agency – In a concerning statistical jump, in less than three weeks, more than 56 prisoners with different charges were hanged in 10 different cities of Iran.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), in 17 days, 56 executions were registered in Shahrood, Gorgan, Uremia, Minab, Tabriz, Mashhad, Taybad, Nayriz, and Shiraz.
According to the statistic centre of HRANA, on September 13th, 17 prisoners in Vakil Abad prison with drug related charges, three prisoners in Adel Abad in Shiraz, two of whom were charged with robbery and one other was charged with rape, were hanged.
The new month started with the execution of one prisoner in public. A prisoner who was charged with rape, murder, abduction and robbery was hanged in Nayriz stadium, in Fras province.
On Saturday, September 24, 4 drug offenders were hanged in Tabriz central prison.
In Taybad and Uremia on September 25 and 26, two prisoners charged with drug related charges were executed.
On September 27, HRANA reported that on second quarter of September, two prisoners in Shahrood and one in Gorgan were executed.
On September 28, the execution of 7 prisoners with drug related charges was registered.
In continuation of this trend, on September 29, 11 prisoners were executed with the charges of drug smuggling, homicide, and armed robbery.
Finally, 8 prisoners, including one woman were hanged in Uremia prison for drug related charges.