There once lived a person named:

It took friends to involve him in anything to do with politics.  Rather, he acted and studied, wrote songs, followed his own way.

Reported executions

50 October 2014
694 This year (2014)
890 Last year (2013)
573 In 2012
684 In 2011
818 In 2010
440 In 2009

From the library

They continued to beat me, asking “What’s your name?” “Hamed,” I replied. One of them said, “Why did you talk? Beat him again.” They continued the beating, asking, “What is your last name?” I didn’t answer. He said, “So you don’t want to answer, is that it? Beat him again.”

INTERRUPTED LIVES: Portraits of Student Repression in Iran

"Interrupted Lives" is a traveling exhibit that tells the story of Iranian students who have been punished for expressing their beliefs. Thousands have been victims of politically motivated arrests or executions during the past three decades.

Working towards peaceful transition in Iran
by documenting human rights abuses and promoting democratic values

Omid Memorial

Home to thousands of executed victims of all ages and all walks of life.
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