Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

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One Person’s Story

Ali Khorami


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: May, 2001
Location of Killing: Esfahan Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Murder

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Ali Khorami, known as Ali shah, was published in the Jomhuri-Eslami newspaper on May 10, 2001, quoting the Esfahan Security District report.

Arrest and detention

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


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


The charge brought against Mr. Khorami was announced as “murder.”  

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 does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against Mr. Khorami.


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


The court condemned Mr. Ali Khorami to death. He was hanged in front of the Forest Park on Khonsar-Golpayegan Road in May of 2001. The exact date of this execution is unknown.  

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