IRAN: TWO MEN HANGED IN PUBLIC
February 13, 2011: Two men were hanged in the town of Khoramabad, in the west Iranian province of Lorestan.
The semi-official Iranian daily Kayhan reported that two men identified as "Noorbakhsh A." and "Ali Heydar Z." and were convicted of drug trafficking. The men were hanged in the yard of the "Lorestan profession training complex" in Khoramabad, according to the report. (Sources: Iran Human Rights, 13/02/2011)