IRAN EXECUTES MAN FOR DRUG SMUGGLING IN SOUTHEASTERN PROVINCE
July 5, 2008: a man was put to death in south
eastern Iran after being found guilty of drug
smuggling. He was charged with carrying and smuggling 222 kg of opium.
The execution was carried out in
Chabahar, Sistan-Baluchestan. (Sources: BBC, 06/07/2008)