IRAN: PRISONER HANGED AS ROUHANI GAVE SPEECH AT UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
September 24, 2013: A prisoner was hanged in the Gohardasht Prison, in the city of Karaj, at the same day that the Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani was giving speech in the UN General Assembly.
The prisoner had been transferred to a solitary confinement along with some other prisoners to proceed with their execution sentence.
The man hanged was identified as Lotfallah Faramarzi, 48. He had spent 4 years in prison.
8 other prisoners have been transferred to solitary confinement to await their execution. (Sources: NCRI, 26/09/2013)