Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

Omid, a memorial in defense of human rights in Iran
One Person’s Story

Amir Teimur Gh.


Age: 21
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: 1981
Location of Killing: Evin Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Sympathizing with anti-regime guerilla groups

About this Case

Information about Mr. Amir Teimur Gh. has been sent to Omid via an electronic form by an individual familiar with this case. He was born in Tehran in 1961 and was a member or sympathizer of the Mojahedin Khalq Organization.

Arrest and detention

The exact circumstances of the defedant’s arrest and detention are not known. He was arrested in 1981 and kept in solitary confinement in Evin prison. He had visits from his family only in the first two months of detention.


There is no information regarding this trial.


The charge brought against the defendant was reportedly “membership in the Mojahedin Khalq Organization.

Evidence of guilt

No information is available concerning the evidence presented against the accused.


No information is available concerning the defense. Mr. Amir Teimur Gh. was denied the right to be represented by an attorney.


No specific information is available about the verdict leading to this execution. Mr. Amir Teimur Gh. was shot by a firing squad in Evin prison in 1981.

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