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One Person’s Story

Aziz Moradi


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: January 9, 1983
Location of Killing: Eslam Abad-e Gharb, Bakhtaran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Espionage

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Aziz Moradi, along with four others, was announced by the Public Relations of the Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Islam Abad-e Gharb and reported in the Jomhuri Eslami daily on January 9, 1982.

Mr. Moradi is also 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.

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. Moradi was reported to be charged with “espionage for Iraq’s Baas regime, receiving salary and collaboration with aggressors.”

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. Moardi’s defense.


The Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Islam Abad-e Gharb sentenced Mr. Moradi to death. Having been confirmed by the Islamic Revolution’s Supreme Tribunal of Qom, the sentence was carried out.

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