Two prisoners were hanged in northern Iran today and several people are scheduled to be hanged in Karaj tomorrow. Two of the prisoners are scheduled to be hanged in public. Iran Human Rights, February 25, 2014: Two prisoners were hanged in the prison of Semnan yesterday morning February 24, reported the official website of the Iranian Judiciary in this province. The prisoners were identified as H. N. and A. N. and were both sentenced to death (Qesas; retribution) for murder, said the report. According to unofficial reports from Iran several people are scheduled to be executed tomorrow Wednesday February 26.
Two of the prisoners are scheduled to be hanged publicly in the Tehran-Karaj area and the rest will be executed at Rajaishahr prison of Karaj. Iran Human Rights will return with more information.