Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

Omid, a memorial in defense of human rights in Iran
One Person’s Story

Omid Mirshekari


Age: 22
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: April 10, 2014
Location of Killing: Central Prison (Tohid), Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case


News of the execution of Mr. Omid Mirshekari, along with four others, was published on the website of the Human Rights and Democracy Activists in Iran on April 17, 2014.  

Arrest and detention

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


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


No information is available on Mr. Mirshekari’s charges.

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution did not provide any specific information on the evidence presented against Mr. Mirshekari.


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


Mr. Omid Mirshekari was hanged in the Bandar-e Abbas Central Prison on April 10, 2014.   

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