Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

Omid, a memorial in defense of human rights in Iran
One Person’s Story

Shahin Tabe' Mohammadi


Age: 18
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam (Shi'a)
Civil Status: Single


Date of Killing: May 22, 1984
Location of Killing: Shiraz, Fars Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

Mr. Shahin Tabe’ Mohammadi, son of Qasem, is one of the 12028 individuals listed in an addendum to the Mojahed magazine (No 261), published by Mojahedin Khalq Organization in 1985. The list includes individuals, affiliated with various opposition groups, who were executed or killed during clashes with the Islamic Republic security forces from June 1981 to the publication date of the magazine. Additional information has been drawn from an electronic form sent to Omid by an individual close to him. He was born in Shiraz and a sympathizer of the Mojahedin Khalq Organization.

He is also among the 282 individuals listed in a United Nations Report on The Situation of Human Right in the Islamic Republic of Iran (Note by the Secretary General), published on 13 November 1985. The report lists these individuals as “Persons who were allegedly summarily and arbitrarily executed in the Islamic Republic of Iran: 1984-1985.”

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of his arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on his trial.


The charges brought against the defendant are not known.

The validity of the criminal charges brought against this defendant cannot be ascertained in the absence of the basic guarantees of a fair trial.

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against the defendant.


No information is available on Mr. Tabe’ Mohammadi’s defense.


No specific information is available about the verdict leading to this execution. Mr. Shahin Tabe’ Mohammadi was hanged in Shiraz on May 22, 1984

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