Tuesday , 23 July 2019

Iran Executions: 12 Prisoners Hanged in One Day at One Prison

Iran Human Rights (IHR) –  12 prisoners were hanged at Kerman Central Prison Thursday morning.

According to HRANA, on the morning of December 6, 2018, at least 12 prisoners were hanged, most of them on drug-related charges.

Families of the prisoners were gathered in front of Kerman Prison to receive the bodies. Eyewitnesses could count at least 12 bodies. The identity of 6 executed prisoners has been revealed as “Abdolghani Ghalandarzehi, Yaghoub Ghalandarzehi, Jalil Khodabakhs, Yousef Jalaloddin; and two brothers with the surname of Shahzehi.”

The Iranian media outlets have not published news related to the aforementioned executions so far.