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One Person’s Story

Bahman Naderipur


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Married


Date of Killing: June 24, 1979
Location of Killing: Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Association with the Shah's idolatrous regime; Collaborating with the political police SAVAK; Torture; Corruption on earth; Fighting against the revolution/blocking the path of God; Murder of persons and/or killing Muslims or/and freedom fighters; Working with or for a foreign power; War on God, God's Prophet and the deputy of the Twelfth Imam

About this Case

Case Remarks

Mr. Bahman Naderipour is one of 438 victims listed in a March 13, 1980 Amnesty International report. The report lists defendants who were convicted by Revolutionary Tribunals in the period from their inception until 12 August 1979. The list of victims and charges is drawn from sources including translations of indictments, reports of trials carried out by local and foreign media and the bulletins of the official Pars News Agency reports.

International human rights organizations have drawn attention to reports indicating that the Islamic Republic’s authorities have executed individuals on trumped up charges such as drug trafficking, sexual, and other criminal offences. The exact number of people convicted based on trumped-up charges is unknown.

Arrest and detention

No information regarding the defendant's arrest and detention is available.


Amnesty International's report on this execution contains no information regarding the defendant's identity or trial.


The charges against Mr. Naderipour, according to the Amnesty International report, are: corruption on earth; war on God; obstacle to ways of God and Islamic values, trying to deprive people of their true desire, defiling all that is sacred, whether religious or national, to the Muslim people of Iran and the world, blocking the path of God, fighting against the Islamic tenets; treachery versus the Islamic nation; murder of persons, murder of young children, murder of religious leaders; torture (physical); collaborating with SAVAK; bringing pressure to divide the people, crimes against the people and the revolution, activities against the people during the revolution, crushing those seeking their rights, threatening villagers, conspiring to break the people's will, creating insecurity, creating terror among the public; expanding the influence of imperialists.

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

No information is available on the evidence presented against Mr. Naderipour.


No information is available regarding the defense of the accused.


The defendant was sentenced to death and executed. No other details are available.

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