Iran Human Rights, February 27, 2015: Four prisoners have been hanged publicly in the past two days in Iran.
The state-run Iranian news agency Fars reported about public execution of two prisoners at two different spots of Kermanshah (West of Iran). The prisoners who were not identified by name were convicted of rape and kidnapping. One was the prisoners was hanged at the Azadi (Liberty) Square and the other at Jafar Abad area of Kermanshah, yesterday morning Wednesday 25 February, said the report.
Iranian state media reported about two other public executions in the Karaj area (west of Tehran) Thursday mornng 26.
One of the prisoners, identified as "A. P." was hanged in the Savojbolagh county near Karaj. He was charged with rape and kidnapping. He was 32 year, married and had one child, said the report.
The other prisoner identified as "A. L." was hanged in Nazar Abad county of Karaj. he was 29 year old and convicted of rape, said the report.