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One Person’s Story

Mahdi Eftekhari

About

Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown

Case

Date of Killing: February 21, 1982
Location: Neyshabur, Khorasan\Khorasan-e Razavi Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Fatal
Charges: War on God, God's Prophet and the deputy of the Twelfth Imam; Corruption on earth; Possession of arms; Living in safe houses; Bombing

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Mahdi Eftekhari, along with four others, was reported in the Jomhuri Eslami daily on February 22, 1982.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known.

Trial

No information is available on the defendant’s trial.

Charges

No information is available on Mr. Eftekhari’s charges at this tribunal. But according to this report, “he was arrested several months ago in relation with bombings, establishing safe houses, concealment of munitions and shooting at the Hezbollah Ummah (community).”

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against the defendant.

Defense

No information is available on Mr. Eftekhari’s defense.

Judgment

The Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Neishabur declared Mr. Eftekhari an enemy of God and His Prophet as well as a corruptor on earth and sentenced him to death. Having been confirmed by the Supreme Judicial Council, the sentence was carried out.

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