/ IHRightsRT @iranhr: abolition of the #DeathPenalty must be on top of the agenda in dialogue between EU and the retentionist states #EUHRForum @Fede…06 Dec

Prisoner Hanged in Public While Crowd Watched

8 Aug
Prisoner Hanged in Public While Crowd Watched

A prisoner was hanged in public while a crowd of people watched. 

Iran Human Rights (AUG 8 2017): A prisoner was reportedly hanged in public in front of a crowd of people in Farrokhshahr. According to a report by the state-run news agency IRIB, the prisoner, identified as A.R., 30 years of age, was executed on rape charges.