Four Prisoners Transferred for Execution in Yasouj, Iran

Posted on: December 28th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – After five public executions in Yasouj, four more prisoners who are sentenced to death convicted of rape, were transferred to solitary confinement for execution.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), after five public executions in Yasouj, in the morning of Thursday, December 27, 2012, four more prisoners who are sentenced to death convicted of rape, were transferred to solitary confinement in the afternoon of the same day for execution.

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One Afghan Citizen Hanged in Semnan, Iran

Posted on: December 27th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – one afghan citizen convicted of drug trafficking was hanged in Semnan, Iran.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from local judiciary authorities, one afghan citizen convicted of drug trafficking was hanged in Damghan Prison, Semnan, Iran, yesterday morning

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Photoreport: Five Public Executions in Yasouj, Iran

Posted on: December 27th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – This morning five prisoners convicted of rape were hanged publicly in Yasouj, Iran.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), today, eight in the morning, five prisoners convicted of rape were hanged publicly in Yasouj, Kohkilouye Province of Iran.

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Prisoner Hanged in Kashan, Iran

Posted on: December 18th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – A prisoner convicted of drug trafficking was hanged in Kashan, Iran.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from IRIB News, a prisoner convicted of drug trafficking was hanged in Kashan Central Prison om Monday, December 17, 2012.

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Iran: Prisoners released after annual pardons

Posted on: August 16th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – Following reports that Iran’s Supreme Leader has pardoned 130 prisoners charged with security crimes, the Tehran Prosecutor’s office announced that so far about 90 prisoners have been released.

It is customary for Iran’s Supreme Leader to grant some pardons on the occasion of Eid of Fetre, at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.

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