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One Person’s Story

Taraneh Lotf'alian


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Non-Believer
Civil Status: Married


Date of Killing: February, 1982
Location of Killing: Iran
Mode of Killing: Unspecified execution method
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

The information about Ms. Taraneh Lotf’alian is drawn from a book titled Siavoshan, “Remembrance of the Ranjbaran Party of Iran’s Martyrs” by Baqer Mortazavi and from the Ranjbaran website. She had graduated from Tehran University majoring in Law.

This execution was also reported in an addendum to the Mojahed magazine (No 261), published by Mojahedin Khalq Organization in 1985. The list includes 12028 individuals, affiliated with various opposition groups, who were executed or killed during clashes with the Islamic Republic security forces from June 1981 to the publication date of the magazine.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are unknown. Ms. Lotf’alian was arrested with her husband, Mr. Mostafa Sadiqi Nejad, in 1981.


No information is available about the defendant’s trial.


No information is available about Ms. Lotf’alian’s charges.

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution contains no evidence provided against the defendant.


No information is available on Ms. Lotf’alian's defense.


No details are available on Ms. Lotf’alian's execution. She was executed in February 1982.

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