Iran -Human Rights: Three prisoners including a woman hanged
- Published on Saturday, 23 August 2014 15:08
NCRI - The Iranian regime's henchmen hanged at least three prisoners including a woman in the main prison in city of Zahedan in south-eastern Iran.
The three prisoners were transferred to solitary confinement on Thursday. Two men were identified as Ali Reza Shahbakhsh and Noroallah Berahoui. The third prisoner, a woman, is said to be a relative of Shahbakhsh.
On Tuesday (August 19), a man was hanged in public in the main square in city of Khoy. A local news website published a photo showing a man being hanged by a crane early morning but no further information was provided.
On the same day another prisoner was hanged in a prison in southern city of Kerman.
Further reports received from Iran indicate that a group of three prisoners were hanged on August 13 in Rajaie-shahr prison in city of Karaj.