Iran Human Rights, June 10: According to reports from Iran 8 prisoners are at imminent danger of execution in Iran.
Iran Human Rights asks for the immediate reaction of the international community. "International pressure is the only hope these prisoners have" say the spokesperson of IHR Mahmood Amiry-Moghaddam.
Five Ahwazi Arab political prisoners at imminent danger of public hanging:
According to reliable sources from Iran, Five death row Arab political prisoners have been transferred out of their prison ward to an undisclosed location.
In March this yearIHR and other human rights organizations warned against execution of five Ahwazi Arab prisoners.
One woman at imminent danger of execution in the prison of Shiraz:
According to reports from Iran, a 28-year-old woman prisoner identified as Maryam (legal name: Safieh Ghafouri) is at imminent danger of execution in Adel Abad prison in Shiraz. The sources report that the execution may take place as early as tomorrow morning. Maryam was charged with murder at the age of 22 and sentenced to death. Her sentence was scheduled to take place for the third time nine days ago, but was postponed for ten days following orders from the Iranian Judiciary. Only an order from the head of the judiciary can stop Maryam’s execution.
Two prisoners scheduled to be publicly executed in Bushehr (southern Iran) tomorrow Monday:
According to Iranian state run media two prisoners are scheduled to be executed publicly in the southern Iranian town of Bushehr. The state run Mehr news agency reported that the prisoners are convicted of murder and armed robbery. Name of the prisoners was not mentioned in the report.