Man sentenced to public hanging
Sharq daily, August 1
The judicial system issued the death sentence of a man in Tehran.
men in Mashad sentenced to death
Jomhouri Islami daily,
Aug. 2 –
were sentenced to execution, incarceration and forced residence in
regions with bad weather. Some members of the gang intended to
assassinate officials, contact espionage networks and take asylum in the
Executions in Pol Dokhtar and Babol
Iran daily, Aug. 3
A man named Keyomarse Naseer Moqadas was hanged in Pol Dokhtar. Another
43-year-old man was sentenced to be hanged three times
Execution in Qazvin
Roshangari Website, Aug. 4
On Tuesday Aug. 3, a 50-year-old man named Majid was sentenced to
hanging upon order of the court judge. He was also sentenced to 70
lashes and paying a fine of one million rials
stopped execution of five
INTV, Aug. 7
On Thursday August 5, the Iranian government intended to
hang six people in public in the city of Zahedan, but protests broke out
among the outraged onlookers after the first execution and the other
executions were not carried out. The young man executed was named Shah
Bakhsh and he was 29 years old.
Man and women sentenced to death
Sharq daily, Aug. 8
Death sentences were issued for a man and a woman in Islamshahr and
Tehran. The young man sentenced to death in Tehran is Gol Mohammad, 19.
The woman sentenced to death in Islamshahr is named Fatemeh.
Man hanged in public
Iran daily, Aug. 10
A man named Hossein from Samirom, Isfahan Province, was yesterday hanged
in the province of Bushehr.
and 2 men sentenced to death
Iran daily, Aug. 9
A woman and two men were sentenced to death in Varamin.
Sharq daily, Aug. 12
A young man named Mohammad was executed yesterday morning.
Youth sentenced to death
E’temad daily, Aug. 11
A young boy named Maham was sentenced to death in Tehran’s Criminal
Man sentenced to 5 times hanging in public
Iran daily, Aug. 15 –
Shahroodi, head of the Judiciary confirmed the sentence
of five times hanging in public of a man in Tehran. This man’s name is
16 year old girl hanged in public
On Sunday, August 15, a 16-year-old girl in the town of Neka, northern
Iran, was executed. Ateqeh Sahaleh(Rajabi) was hanged in public on
Simetry Street off Rah Ahan Street at the city center.
sentence was issued by the head of Neka’s Justice Department and
subsequently upheld by the mullahs’ Supreme Court and carried out with
the approval of Judiciary Chief Mahmoud Shahroudi.
summary trial, the teenage victim did not have any lawyer and efforts by
her family to recruit a lawyer was to no avail. Ateqeh personally
defended herself. She told the religious judge, Haji Rezaii, that he
should punish the main perpetrators of moral corruption not the victims.
personally pursued Ateqeh’s death sentence, beyond all normal procedures
and finally gained the approval of the Supreme Court. After her
execution Rezai said her punishment was not execution but we had her
executed for her “sharp tongue”.
sentenced to death
Aftab, Aug. 19
The death sentence of a man was issued in Tehran. The 40-year-old man
was named Omid. He is sentenced to 74 lashes in addition to execution.
Three men hanged in Kerman
Jomhouri Islami daily, Aug. 21
Three men were hanged in the Haft Baq Square in Kerman. Their names were
Gholamreza A, Mohammad D. and Hamid A.
Political prisoner sentenced to execution
Radio Farda, Aug. 21
According to a statement issued by the Komele Organization, Mr. Ismael
Mohammadi, a political prisoner and a Kurd, is sentenced to execution by
the 32nd branch of the High Court of Cassation. Ismael
Mohammadi who is 38 years old is from Bokan and has a wife and five
Man hanged in Salmas
Iran daily, Aug. 22
A man identified as M.M. was hanged in Salmas's Tuti Square.
Man sentenced to death in Tehran
Iran daily, Aug. 22
The Judicial System issued the death sentence of a man named Majid in
Tehran. The death sentence had been upheld by the Supreme Court.
Two men sentenced to execution in Tehran
Korassan daily, Aug. 23
The Judicial system in Tehran sentenced two men to execution. These two
men are named Mohammad B. and Fereidoon.
One more death sentence
Khorassan daily, Aug. 23
The judges of the Supreme Court upheld the death sentence for a man and
deemed it necessary.
Hands Off Cain: 123 people executed in Iran since March
ANSA, Aug. 24 -
Hands Off Cain announced in a statement that the Iranian regime has
given (capital) punishment to at least 123 people from the beginning of
the new year. The number of punishments must be actually more than this
because there is no official condition for the death sentence in Iran…
One man hanged in Karaj, two sentenced to death
Iranian state TV, Ch. 1, Aug. 25
A man was hanged in public this morning in Hessarak. His
sentence had been upheld by the Supreme Court. Two others were sentenced
public execution in Iran
Agence France Presse, Aug. 25, Tehran
An Iranian man has been hanged publicly near Tehran… The public hanging
of the man, only identified as Parviz, was accompanied by an accomplice
being lashed 99 times…
Calling for execution of a young couple
Etemad daily, Aug. 28 -
Tehran's public prosecutor called for the execution of a
young couple, Jamal and Sara. The trial of this couple will soon be held
by the Criminal Court.
Man executed in Karaj prison
Etemad daily, Aug. 29
A man was executed in Rajaii Shahr Prison in Karaj. Reza, whose death
sentence had been upheld by the Supreme Court, was hanged in Rajaii
Shahr Prison in Karaj.
16 year old in Karaj sentenced to
Etemad daily, Aug. 31
A 16 year old young man in Karaj was sentenced to death. The 16 year old
Afghan teenager, named Feis Mohammad, was referred to the special court
for juvenile delinquents in Karaj. After several trial sessions, Judge
Loqman Kiapasha, head of the court, sentenced him to death.
Four forced to watch their father’s hanging
Sep. 3 Tehran, -
A man by the name of Mohammad N. was hanged in public in the city of
(central Iran) on Sunday, August 29.
four young children were brought to the scene to watch the execution of
As he was
being taken to the gallows, the children pleaded for mercy for their
father, who was accused of killing his wife. Reacting to the outcries of
his children, the crowd also called for the victim to be spared.
Officials, however, went ahead with the hanging. As the
victim was being lifted on the crane, his 15-year-old girl, Mahdiyeh,
ran up to her father’s feet. While in tears, she attempted to force him
on her own shoulders so that he would be able to breathe. Officials,
however, prevented her from doing so and forced the children watch their
The fate of
Mohammad’s two daughters and two sons remains undetermined.
Another execution in Iran
AFP, Aug. 31, Tehran
An Iranian man convicted of murdering his wife has been hanged in public
in a square in the central city of Arak, a newspaper reported on
Tuesday. The man was identified only by his first name Mohammad.