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One Person’s Story



Nationality: Unknown
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: July 20, 2016
Location of Killing: Central Prison (Nedamatgah), Karaj, Alborz Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

The execution of an unknown person, along with two other people, was reported by HRANA Website, the Human Rights Activists in Iran News Agency (July 20, 2016).

This execution, the charges, and the identity of the prisoners have not been reported by the official news agencies or the government agencies.

Arrest and detention

This unknown person was transferred to solitary confinement in Nedamatgah Prison, on July 19, 2016. However, the detailed circumstances of his arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on the unknown person’s trial.


The charge brought against the unknown person is not known.

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 does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against the defendant.


No information is available on the unknown person’s defense.


This unknown person was executed, along with two other people, at dawn on July 20, 2016, at Nedamatgah Prison, Karaj.

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