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One Person’s Story

Mehrab Mandizadeh


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: October 6, 1981
Location: Ahvaz, Khuzestan Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: War on God, God's Prophet and the deputy of the Twelfth Imam; Participating in an anti-regime demonstration

About this Case

The information about the execution of Mr. Mehrab Mendizadeh was released in a communique issued by the Ahvaz Revolutionary Tribunal and published in the newspaper, Jomhoori Eslami, October 8, 1981.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


Mr. Mendizadeh was charged with "armed insurrection against the Islamic Republic" and "participation in street demonstrations and clashes with the security forces"; "participation in terrorist operations and bombings"; and "participating in team houses."

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. Mendizadeh's defense.


Mr. Mendizadeh was found guilty by the Ahvaz Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal. He was executed on Tuesday, October 6th. No further information is available on his conviction, sentence, and execution.

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