- Published on Wednesday, 19 February 2014 22:23
NCRI - The Iranian regime hanged a prisoner in public in Kouzehgari Square in city of Shiraz on Wednesday, February 19. Two prisoners had been publicly hanged in this same square on February 13.
While reporting on the Wednesday's public hanging, the state-run Mehr news agency affiliated with the regime’s Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS), stated that another prisoner has been condemned to the barbaric punishment of “cutting off one hand and one foot”.
- Published on Wednesday, 19 February 2014 14:12
NCRI - On Monday, February 17, as Hassan Rouhani entered the Oil Ministry building in Tehran, a retired oil industry employee set himself ablaze in protest at the appalling living conditions of retired people, including their removal from their company houses and the ignoring of their requests by regime officials.
- Published on Thursday, 13 February 2014 21:40
NCRI - Two 12-year-old pupils from Kouhrang town in Chaharmahal & Bakhtiari Province (western Iran) lost their toes on Thursday, February 6, in the frost because of a punishment handed down by a Basij force element.
The cruel Basiji teacher asked the pupils to write a composition on the anniversary of the mullahs coming to power and show their support for the regime.
- Published on Tuesday, 18 February 2014 20:18
NCRI - In an attempt to reign in discontent of the people and the wave of public protests in various cities in Iran, the clerical regime executed 20 prisoners including some in groups, on Tuesday, February 18, in a number of cities across the country.
- Published on Friday, 31 January 2014 10:09
On Wednesday January 29, the mullahs’ Ministry of Intelligence (MOIS) informed the families of Hashem Sha’bani and Hadi Rashedi, two Arab political prisoners from the city of Ramshir in Ahwaz, that their children have been executed but refused to give their bodies or provide any information such as the date of execution and their burial location.
The two political prisoners had been transferred from Karoon Prison in Ahwaz to an unknown location since December 7, 2013, and the efforts of their families and lawyers to get information about their situation were fruitless.