IRAN. MAN HANGED IN PUBLIC FOR ARMED ROBBERY
May 23, 2006: an Iranian man convicted of armed robbery was hanged in public in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan.
The man, identified as Abdolhamid Narubi, was hanged at a crossroads in the city of Zahedan for armed robbery and illegal possession of weapons. (Sources: Agence France Presse, 30/05/2006; firstname.lastname@example.org/index.html)