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One Person’s Story

Mohammad Hushiyar

About

Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown

Case

Date of Killing: October 7, 1981
Location: Ahvaz, Khuzestan Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Participating in clashes with revolutionary guards and or Bassij brothers; Sympathizing with anti-regime guerilla groups

About this Case

The information about the execution of Mr. Mohammad Hushiyar was released by a communique from the Islamic Revolution's Prosecutor's Office and published in the newspaper, Jomhuri Eslami, on October 8, 1981.

Arrest and detention

No information is available about the defendant's arrest or detention.

Trial

No information is available about Mr. Hushiyar's trial.

Charges

Mr. Hushiyar was charged with "active sympathy with the Monafeqin Organization; with participation in the clashes of Shahriar [with security forces], in particular in the clash of 31/3/1360 [June 20, 1981]; and with providing financial assistance to the Organization."

Evidence of guilt

No information is available about evidence of guilt.

Defense

The communique does not contain any information about the accused's defense or the presence of a counsel during the trial.

Judgment

The defendant was convicted and sentenced to death. Mr. Hushiyar was not given the opportunity to appeal the verdict and was executed on October 7, 1981.

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