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One Person’s Story

Mohammad "Reza" Moqadaszadeh


Age: 13
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Single


Date of Killing: 1981
Location of Killing: Evin Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Age at time of alleged offense: 13

About this Case

Mr. Mohammad Reza Moqadaszadeh 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. Mohammad Reza Moqadaszadeh was drawn from the website of the People's Mojahedin of Iran Organization (PMIO). He was born in Tehran. He was a junior high school student and a sympathizer of PMIO.

Arrest and detention

Mr. Mohammad Reza Moqadaszadeh was arrested and taken to Evin Prison in 1981.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


No information is available on Mr. Mohammad Reza Moqadaszadeh’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.


No specific information is available about the death sentence. Mr. Mohammad Reza Moqadaszadeh was condemned to death and executed by firing a squad at Evin Prison during 1981. He was only 13 when executed.

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