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One Person’s Story

Lotfollah Azimi Vaziri


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: March 12, 1982
Location of Killing: Ilam, Ilam Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Fatal
Charges: Anti-revolutionary offense; Religious offense

About this Case

The executions of Mr. Lotfollah Azimi Vaziri and another defendant were published in the Jomhuri Eslami daily on March 13, 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.


According to this report, Mr. Azimi Vaziri’s charges were “attempting to strengthen the detested Monarchy, widespread propaganda against the Islamic Republic and in favor of Hoveida who was executed, apostasy from the true religion of Islam.”

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. Azimi Vaziri’s defense.


The Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Ilam sentenced Mr. Azimi Vaziri to death. Having been confirmed by the Supreme Court of the Islamic Revolution, the sentence was carried out.

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