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One Person’s Story

Kobra Omidi Asadi


Age: 16
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Single


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

About this Case

The information about Ms. Kobra Omidi Asadi is taken from the website of the Mojahedin Khalq Organization (MKO). She was born in Tehran. She was a high school student and an active sympathizer of the MKO in eastern Tehran.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known. Ms. Omidi Asadi was arrested during July 1981 and taken to Evin Prison.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial except that it was held in Evin Prison.


No information is available on Ms. Kobra Omidi Asadi's charges.

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 contains no evidence provided against the defendant.


No information is available about the defendant’s defence.


Ms. Kobra Omidi Asadi was condemned to death in court. She was executed by a firing squad in Evin Prison during 1981.

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