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One Person’s Story



Nationality: Unknown
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: February 17, 2015
Location of Killing: Karaj, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

News of the execution of an unknown person, along with five others, was published on the website of HRDAR (Human Rights and Democracy Activists in Iran) on February 17, 2015.  

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of the defendant’s arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


No information is available on the defendant’s charge.

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 defendant.


No information is available on the defendant’s defense.


The defendant was hanged at Qezelhesar Prison in Karaj on February 17, 2015. The details of this execution are unknown.

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