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One Person’s Story

Nosratollah Chehri


Age: 17
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Single


Date of Killing: August 14, 1981
Location of Killing: Kermanshah, Kermanshah Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Age at time of alleged offense: 17

About this Case

The information about Mr. Nosratollah Chehri was drawn from the website of the People's Mojahedin of Iran Organization (PMIO). He was born in Kermanshah. He was a high school student, a worker, and a sympathizer of the Mojahedin Khalq Organization (MKO).

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known. Mr. Nosratollah Chehri was arrested and taken to Kermanshah Prison in the summer of 1981.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


No information is available on Mr. Nosratollah Chehri’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.


Mr. Nosratollah Chehri was condemned to death. He was executed by a firing squad in the Kermanshah prison on August 14, 1981.

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