Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

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One Person’s Story

Hassan Jostoju


Age: 40
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: August, 2007
Location of Killing: Ilam, Ilam Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Unspecified execution method
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Hassan Jostoju was published on the websites of Rojhelat, Orumiehdotcom, Peykeiran, and Payam on August 20, 2007. According to the media report, the defendant’s father was an invalid veteran who had lost both his hands in the Iran-Iraq war.          

Arrest and Detention

There is no specific information on Mr. Jostoju’s arrest and detention.


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


The charge against Mr. Hassan Jostoju was announced as "participation in a demonstration in September of 2006."       

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 did not provide any specific information on the evidence presented against the on Mr. Jostoju.


No information is available on the defendant's defense.    


Mr. Hassan Jostoju was hanged in Ilam. No specific information, such as the exact date of this execution, is available.

Mr. Hassan Jostoju was 40 years old.  

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