Execution of a soldier imprisoned in Kermanshah prison

Execution of a soldier imprisoned in Kermanshah prison

13:29 - 13 June 2022


Hengaw: Sunday, June 12, 2022

The death sentence of a soldier from Kuhdasht of Lorestan Province, identified as Mehdi Kiani was carried out on Sunday, June 12, 2022, in Dieselabad Prison in Kermanshah. He was arrested and sentenced to death a few years ago for the murder of a cadre of conscripts.

According to Hengaw Human Rights Organization, Mehdi Kiani had killed Omid Ghasemi from Sarpol-e-Zahab, with a gun a few years ago in the Abu Dharr barrack in Sarpol-e-Zahab, after a struggle with one of the commanders of the barracks. He was sentenced to death after his arrest.

Hengaw was informed that Mehdi Kiani was transferred to solitary confinement in Kermanshah Central Prison last Thursday.

Until publishing this news, the execution of Mehdi Kiani was not announced by the state media and government sources.