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One Person’s Story

Ali Akbar Babaee


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: September 12, 1982
Location of Killing: Bakhtaran, Bakhtaran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Fatal
Charges: Working with or for a foreign power; Participating in clashes with revolutionary guards and or Bassij brothers; Bombing

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Ali Akbar Babaee, along with three others, was reported in the Jomhuri Eslami daily on September 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. Babaee was charged with “participation in bombing and killing innocent people, traveling to Iraq illegally and contacting Sardar Jaf and Palizban, blowing up a Jeep as well as a Mini Bus by the explosives which he had brought from Iraq, receiving an enormous amount of money from Sardar Jaf, active participation in clashes in Kordestan and direct involvement in the massacre of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards.”

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. Babaee's defense.


The Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of the Islamic Republic’s Army sentenced Mr. Babaee to death. The sentence was carried out in front of huge numbers of people at Azadi circle in Bakhtaran.

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