Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

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One Person’s Story

Hossein Kiani


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Single


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

About this Case

Mr. Hossein Kiani is one of the 12028 individuals listed in an addendum to the Mojahed magazine (No 261), published by Mojahedin Khalq Organization in 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.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of Mr. Kiani’s arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on Mr. Kiani’s trial.


The charge brought against Mr. Kiani is not known.

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against the defendant.


No information is available on Mr. Kiani’s defense.


There is no information on the verdict leading to this execution.

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