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One Person’s Story

Reza Mongoli


Age: 19
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Single


Date of Killing: August 29, 1981
Location of Killing: Karaj, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

Mr. Reza Mangoli is one of the 12,028 individuals listed in an addendum to the Mojahed magazine (No 261), published by Mojahedin Khalq Organization (MKO) on September 6, 1985. The list includes 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.

The information about Mr. Reza Mangoli was drawn from the website of the People's Mojahedin of Iran Organization. He was born in Karaj. He was a high school student and a sympathizer of the Mojahedin.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known. Mr. Reza Mangoli was arrested and taken to the Karaj prison in 1981.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


No information is available on Mr. Reza Mangoli’s charges.

The validity of the criminal charges brought against this defendant cannot be ascertained in the absence of the basic guarantees of a fair trial.

Evidence of guilt

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


No information is available about his defense.


The details of the verdict leading to this execution are unknown. Mr. Reza Mangoli was condemned to death and executed by a firing squad in Karaj Prison on the 29th of August, 1981.

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