6 men and 4 women executed in Birjand

Posted on: 26th July, 2014
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  • Translator: Ali
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HRANA News Agency – 6 men and 4 women have been executed in the central prison of Birjand during 2 days.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Sunday night 20th  June 4 men and 4 women charged with transporting and storing drugs  were executed by hanging in the yard of Birjand central prison.

Also, Monday night 21st July, 2 other prisoners were executed by hanging on the same charges at the same prison yard.

An informed source told HRANA’s Rapporteur: “One of the executed individuals was from Isfahan and his charge was transporting 110kg opium and he had one year imprisonment record.”