PARIS: Iran Samstag execution two men For killing a member of a paramilitary force during an unprecedented protests The hereafter is what you should do. death in Custody of a young lady
New hangings bring the total number of executions up to four, doubling the amount nationwide. protestsThe number of calls for an immediate halt to has increased from mid-September. IranIt is the clerical order.
Two men These were added to death in December sparked outrage worldwide and led to new sanctions from the West against Iran.
Judicial news agency Mizan Online reported “Mohammad Mahdi Karami and Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini, the main perpetrators of the crime that led to the martyrdom of Ruhollah Ajamian, were hanged this morning.”
According to the prosecution, Hadis Najafi was killed after a crowd of mourners paid tribute to him as a protester.
Executions follow in International rights organizations’ campaign for the protection of the human life of children was resisted two men To be spared. Karami’s father also begged for mercy from the courts.
Amnesty International decried this “fast-tracked unfair group trial” You can find the two men Which it claimed bore no “resemblance to a meaningful judicial proceeding”.
Police have taken thousands of suspects into custody in The wave of protests that started with The September death in The custody Mahsa Amini, 22.
Morality police arrested the Iranian Kurdish woman for violating the strict dress code of the Iranian regime.
Fear of others. Ajamian was a member of the Basij paramilitary unit linked to the strong Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps.
He died in Karaj was attacked west of Tehran on November 3, 2009. with “knives, stones, fists, kicks” A spokesman for the judiciary said that the judge was being dragged down a street.
Karami and Hosseini were sentenced by the court of first instance. death in Mizan stated this in December early.
Tuesday’s sentence was confirmed by the Supreme Court.
Mahmood Amiry-Moghaddam is the director at Oslo-based Iran Human Rights (IHR) was declared by both men “were subjected to torture, sentenced after sham trials… without the minimum standards for due process.”
Tweet: He said that the latest executions were being executed “must have even stronger consequences” Please see the following: IranParticularly urged to follow the’strategy. “new and stronger sanctions against individuals and entities.”
Karami was born to Karami and her parents. in December made a video plea with The judiciary should spare his life.
“I respectfully ask the judiciary, I beg you please, I ask you.. to remove the death penalty from my son’s case,” Mashallah Karaami described his son as a former member of the National Karate Team.
Karami’s father stated to Iranian media that Karami was not able access the case file of his son.
Mohamad Aghisi, the person the family wanted to manage the case, posted on Twitter that Karami wasn’t allowed to have a last meeting with His family had to forgo food and water. in protest.
Karami is 22 according to IHR. According to Hengaw, another rights organization based in Norway, Hossein was 39.
These were just 14 of the people that courts sentenced. death According to an AFP count based upon official information, there was a significant increase in unrest.
Now, four have been completed. two Others have been sentenced confirmed by the Supreme Court. Six are still awaiting trial. two Other people can be as appealing.
Several other protesters are facing charges that could lead to them being sent to prison. deathIHR. in End of December
“We are mourning as a nation,” prominent US-based dissident Masih Alinejad said in Tweet “Help us save others.”
– The ‘Political price’: Nazanin Bioni, a British actress of Iranian descent and Amnesty International Ambassador in On Twitter, the United Kingdom claimed that “political cost of Iran executions” Must increase. He called for more There are sanctions “regime officials complicit in rights violations”Expulsion of Iranian diplomats, asset freezes
These executions are the latest to be linked with the protests in Fast a month.
Officials from Iran describe protests As “riots” They accuse foreign hostile powers of inciting unrest.
Majidreza Rahnavard (23), was publicly hanged from a crane on December 12. He was sentenced. death For killing two Security forces personnel with Mizan reports that four people were also injured by the knife.
Rahnavard was executed despite widespread anger at the execution announced four days prior.
Mohsen Shahari, 23, was also placed to death On charges of injuring a member the security forces
The US Treasury Department issued a sanction to Prosecutor general Mohammad Jafar Montazeri in December. They claimed that he was guilty of torture and other human rights abuses. deathProtesters facing -penalty trial
According to the Treasury, Shekari’s case bore. “little resemblance to a meaningful trial”.
The European Union imposed new sanctions against Iran on 12 December, targeting officials and hardline cleric Seyed Ahmad Khatami. This man was also included in the list to encourage violence. against Protesters demanded the following: death penalty.