NCRI  - A man lashed 70 times in public in Iran for “disrupting public order and security.” The victim who was Identified by his initials as V. Sh., also has been sentenced to five months in jail.

Images of this inhumane punishment that was carried out on August 7 in the city of Landeh, a city with less than 15,000 inhabitants, were published in state-run media outlets.

Since Hassan Rouhani became the clerical regime's president a year ago, human rights violations including execution, public hanging carrying out inhuman punishments such as flogging have intensified.

According to the official statistics published by the regime’s judiciary during the holy month of Ramadan at least 200 individuals were lashed in one Iranian province alone.

 

Man being lashed in public in Iran, August 7, 2014

Man being lashed in public in Iran, August 7, 2014

Leave your comments

Post comment as a guest

0 / 300 Character restriction
Your text should be in between 10-300 characters
Your comments are subjected to administrator's moderation.
terms and condition.
  • No comments found
Donate
donation

Assist us in our campaign for
freedom, democracy and human rights

Read more...

Amount :

Iran news in brief

Prof. Jean Ziegler: Camp Liberty residents must be protected

Iranian regime hangmen beat up prisoner before execution in public

Public hanging in Iran - Karaj

 

Reyaneh Jabbari's last letter (Voice message) that is considered her will

 

International Women's Day Conference March 2015 Berlin

IRANIAN YOUTHS SUBJECTED TO DEGRADING PUNISHMENTS IN PUBLIC

 

Iran human rights record: 120k killed and growing

GRIEF-STRICKEN RELATIVES OF 8 EXECUTED PRISONERS MOURNING THEIR LOVED ONES

 

NCRi on Twitter