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One Person’s Story

Abbas Saha'i


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: September 16, 1982
Location of Killing: Sari, Mazandaran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Unspecified execution method
Charges: Corruption on earth; Membership of anti-regime guerilla group; War on God, God's Prophet and the deputy of the Twelfth Imam

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Abbas Saha'i, along with two others, was reported in the Jomhuri Eslami daily on September 18, 1982.

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. Saha'ie was reported to be charged with “being an active member of the Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization.”

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. Saha'ie's defense.


The Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Sari declared Mr. Saha'ie “rebellious against God, a corruptor on earth and an enemy of God” and sentenced him to death. The sentence was carried out at dawn.

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