Death Sentence of Prisoner Executed in Iranian Prisons

19 May 2024 10:59

Hengaw; Sunday, May 19, 2024

The death sentence of a prisoner named Yaser Abdollahi, from Falavarjan, who had previously been sentenced to death for premeditated murder, was carried out in the central prison of Isfahan.

According to a report received by the Hengaw Human Rights Organization, on the morning of Saturday, May 18, 2024, the death sentence of a 51-year-old prisoner named Yaser Abdollahi from Falavarjan city was carried out in the central prison of Isfahan (Dastgerd Prison). 

According to an informed source, Yaser Abdollahi, who was married and the father of three children, was arrested four years ago on charges of premeditated murder and was sentenced to death by the judicial system of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

The news of this prisoner's execution has not been announced in the government media, especially the media close to the judiciary, until the time of this report.

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