IRAN: FIVE PRISONERS HANGED IN TABRIZ
May 31, 2015: five prisoners were hanged in the Central Prison of Tabriz for drug related crimes, reported the Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA).
One of them was identified as Mohammad Abbasnejad, 32, son of Aziz, from Sardasht. He had never accepted the charges. According to HRANA, âMohammad was married and had a 6-year-old child. His family tried very hard to visit him before the executions but the authorities told them unexpectedly to go and collect his body.â (Sources: HRANA, 04/06/2015)