IRAN - Hadi Hosseini executed at Ardabil Central Prison on October 28.
October 28, 2020:
Hadi Hosseini executed at Ardabil Central Prison on October 28.
According to Iran Human Rights, early this morning, October 28, a male prisoner was executed at Ardabil Central Prison. The identity of the prisoner who had been sentenced to qisas (retribution-in-kind) for murder, has been established as Hadi Hosseini, who was around 25 years old and an Ardabil native. A source familiar with Hadi Hossein’s case told IHR: “In early 2017, he stabbed an individual with a knife during a mass fight in the street who later died.” At the time of publication, the execution of this prisoner has not been announced by the domestic media or officials in Iran.
https://iranhr.net/en/articles/4480/ (Source: IHR)