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One Person’s Story

Mohammad Hossein Hosseini Izadi


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


Date of Killing: November 24, 1981
Location of Killing: Evin Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

Mr. Mohammad Hossein Hosseini Izadi is one of the 12,028 individuals listed in an addendum to the Mojahed magazine (No 261), published by Mojahedin Khalq Organization on September 6, 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 20, 1981 to the publication date of the magazine.

The additional information about Mr. Mohammad Hossein Hosseini Izadi was taken from the website of the Mojahedin Khalq Organization. He was a sympathizer of this organization in the Hashtrudi High School council. His sister, Zahra, who was arrested at the same time, died under torture in the Evin prison in December 1981.

Arrest and detention

There is no specific information on the defendant’s arrest and detention. Mr. Hosseini Izadi was arrested in September 1981 and was detained at the Evin prison.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


No information is available on Mr. Hosseini Izadi’s charges.

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. Hosseini Izadi's defense.


No specific information is available about this execution. According to the Mojahedin’s website, two months after his arrest, on November 24, 1981, Mr. Hosseini Izadi was executed by firing squad in the Evin prison. His will was delivered to his family twenty days later.

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