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One Person’s Story

Jamshid Jalilpur Nikvar


Age: 20
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Single


Date of Killing: September 14, 1981
Location of Killing: Tabriz, Azarbaijan-e Sharqi Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

Mr. Jamshid Jalilpur Nikvar is one of the 12028 individuals listed in an addendum to the Mojahed magazine (No 261), published by Mojahedin Khalq Organization in 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 1981 to the publication date of the magazine. Additional information has been taken from an electronic form sent to Omid by an individual familiar with this case.

Arrest and detention

The exact circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known. Mr. Jalilpur Nikvar was arrested on September 14, 1981 (electronic form).


No information is available on the defendant’s trial other than Mr. Jalilpur Nikvar was tried on September 14, 1981 (electronic form).


The charges brought against Jalilpur Nikvar are not known.

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. Jalilpur Ninvar’s defense.


The details of the verdict leading to this execution are not known. Mr. Jamshid Jalilpur Nikvar was shot by a firing squad in Tabriz on September 14, 1981, on the same day that he was arrested and tried (electronic form).

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