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One Person’s Story

Abbas Mahmudi


Age: 36
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: June, 2000
Location of Killing: Ardebil, Ardebil Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Unspecified execution method
Charges: Murder

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Abbas Mahmudi was published in the Hamshahri newspaper on June 10, 2000.

He starting working at a poultry farm in 1994.

Arrest and Detention

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


No information is available concerning Mr. Mahmudi’s trial.


The charge against Mr. Abbas Mahmudi was announced as “murder.” According to the Hamshahri newspaper, , he shot the owner of the poultry farm to death a while after working there.  

Evidence of Guilt

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


No information is available regarding Mr. Mahmudi's defense.    


Mr. Abbas Mahmudi was executed in public in the village of Shamasbi, near Ardebil, in June of 2000.  The exact date of his execution is not known.  

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