Iran: Three prisoners hanged in public
- Published on Monday, 04 August 2014 09:58
NCRI - Three prisoners were hanged in public on Monday in southern city of Shiraz.
State-run news agencies published the photos of three prisoners being hanged while children watching.
The reports did not identify the three young men who were hanged in early morning in suburb of Shiraz.
Iran under mullahs rule ranks number one in executions per capita.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has sharply criticized Hassan Rouhani for failing to improve human rights since taking office in August 2013. Ban pointed out, "He (Haasan Rouhani) has not made any significant improvement" in ending human rights abuses since becoming the regime's president.