IRAN: TWO HANGED IN THE PRISON OF ISFAHAN
January 28, 2009: Two men were hanged in the prison of Isfahan (central Iran) early this morning, reported the state run news agency Fars news.
The men were identified as Ahmad A (age not given) and Reza A. (21), and both were convicted of murder.
Reza A. was convicted of a murder in September 2006. Depending on his exact date of birth, there is a possibility that Reza was a minor at the time of committing the alleged offence. (Sources: Iran Human Rights, 28/01/2009)