Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

Omid, a memorial in defense of human rights in Iran
One Person’s Story

Esmail Mehmannavaz


Age: 40
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: June 20, 1979
Location of Killing: Chamkhaleh Beach, Langarud, Gilan Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Corruption on earth; Unspecified anti-revolutionary offense; War on God, God's Prophet and the deputy of the Twelfth Imam; Murder