IRAN - Rahim Pirouzi executed in Dehdasht prison on August 19.
August 19, 2020:
Rahim Pirouzi executed in Dehdasht prison on August 19. According to the HRANA news agency, on August 19, a man was executed in Dehdasht prison. The prisoner who was sentenced to qisas (retribution in kind) for murder, has been identified as Rahim Pirouzi. Rahim Pirouzi was arrested in 2011 on charges of murdering his brother and sentenced to death. The plaintiff in the case, who had requested the death penalty was his father. Rahim’s funeral was held on August 20 in Lande town, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad province.
https://iranhr.net/en/articles/4402/ (Source: IHR)