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One Person’s Story

Zohreh Ayavian


Age: 21
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown


Location: Amol, Mazandaran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

Ms. Zohreh Ayavian is one of the 1533 executed prisoners listed by the Association of Iranian Women of Köln (Germany). The list published in 1997 is entitled: "A partial list of names of women executed by the Islamic Republic of Iran."

The information about this execution was also published by the Mojahedin Kahlq-e Iran a political organization opposed to the regime ( "Names and Particulars of some of (12028) the Martyrs of Iran's New Revolution", in Mojahed, 261, France, 1985).

Arrest and detention

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


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


The charges against the defendant are unknown.

Evidence of guilt

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


No information is available on Ms. Ayavian's defense.


Ms. Ayavian was sentenced to death.

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