Last update 11:56:33 AM

Iran News - Latest Updates and Breaking News from Iran | اخبار ايران 

NCRI - Five men were hanged on Tuesday (August 26) in the main prison in city of Bandar-Abbas, southern Iran. One of the prisoners is a Pakistani citizen who had been arrested in Iran for drug related offence.

On Monday, the authorities in Bandar Abbas prison had transferred the five men to solitary confinement to await their execution.

The prisoners were identified as: Edris Hassan Zadeh,35, Sajad Rezapour, 25, Mansour Hetdari, 33, Mohammad Balouch, 55, and Mehdi Hashemi.

Since Hassan Rouhani has assumed office as the president of the Iranian regime, there has been a rise in human rights violations in Iran. Some 800 have been executed in Iran during the past year in Iran, including many in public.

Maryam Maryam Rajavi: There is no such thing as human rights in Iran - Dec. 12, 2014

Latest News

UN condemns human rights abuses in Iran

December 18, 2014

Italian Senate holds hearing on Iran and Iraq

December 18, 2014

OPEC oil earnings fall by 14 per cent - but Iran hit harder

December 18, 2014

Iraqi agents continue hindering Camp Liberty Iranians free access to medical care

December 18, 2014

NCRi on Twitter