IRAN: THREE PRISONERS HANGED PUBLICLY
January 21, 2015: Three prisoners were hanged in public in the town of Bonab, reported the Iranian state media. According to the state run Iranian news agency Mehr, the prisoners were convicted of kidnapping and murdering a 12 year old girl in October 2014.
According to a local website the prisoners were identified as âHamedâ, âSiyavashâ and âAliâ. The report didnât mention how old the men were. (Sources: Iran Human Rights, 21/01/2015)