Prisoner Hanged in Public While Crowd Watched

Aug. 8, 2017, 12:52 a.m.

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.