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Flogging before Execution in Mashhad: Mostaf Kh. Given 99 Lashes on Charge of “Illegitimate Relations”

Khorasan Newspaper
May 14, 2022
Web article

ABC Summary: Mostafa Kh. was executed May 11, 2022, at Mashhad Central Prison conviction of homicide. He had also been sentenced to 99 lashes for engaging in “illegitimate relations;” available reports do not indicate the date of the flogging sentence implementation. The sentence was handed down by Branch 5 of Criminal Court 1 of Razavi Khorasan Province.