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IRAN - Fereydoun Tavakoli was executed in Rasht Central Prison on 31 December 2020.

December 31, 2020:

Fereydoun Tavakoli was executed in Rasht Central Prison on 31 December 2020.
A prisoner sentenced to qisas (retribution-in-kind) for murder, was executed with juvenile offender, Hassan Rezaei, in Rasht Central Prison on New Year’s Eve. According to Hrana News Agency, on the morning of 31 December 2020, a male prisoner was executed in Rasht Central Prison. The prisoner who had been sentenced to qisas, has been identified as Fereydoun Tavakoli, around 35 years old. Iran Human Right sources have also verified his execution. At the time of writing, Fereydoun Tavakoli’s execution has not be reported by domestic media or officials in Iran.

https://iranhr.net/en/articles/4567/

(Source: IHR)

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IRAN - The United Nations condemns the execution of Mohammad Hassan Rezaiee.
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IRAN - Mustafa Seifi executed on December 30 in Sanandaj Central Prison.
USA - California. Samuel Little died. He was serving life sentences
IRAN - A man was executed at Rajaee Shahr Prison on on December 30.
INDIA: MAN AWARDED DOUBLE DEATH PENALTY FOR RAPE, MURDER OF 7-YEAR OLD DALIT GIRL IN TAMIL NADU
USA - Ohio. Romell Broom, who survived execution attempt, dies. COVID suspected.
JAPAN: NO DEATH PENALTIES CARRIED OUT IN 2020 FOR FIRST TIME IN 9 YEARS
USA - Architects against the construction of torture sites and death chambers.
CHINA: COURT REINSTATES DEATH SENTENCE FOR RAPE, MURDER OF 10-YEAR-OLD GIRL
KUWAIT: EGYPTIAN MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR KILLING KUWAITI WOMAN AND HER SAUDI MOTHER
TANZANIA: FOUR GET DEATH PENALTY FOR KILLING CHADEMA OFFICIAL
INDIA: ASSAM MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR RAPE AND MURDER OF A FIVE-YEAR-OLD GIRL
IRAN - Mehraban Barahouei and Khodadad Nohatani executed on December 26 at Zahedan Central Prison.
NIGERIA: OSUN MECHANIC TO DIE BY HANGING FOR ARMED ROBBERY
USA - Federal. Stay of Lisa Montgomery’s execution.
PAKISTAN: RAWALPINDI MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR RAPING DIFFERENTLY-ABLED MINOR
IRAN - Abdulhamid Mir-Balouchzehi hanged on December 26 in the Prison of Zahedan.
IRAN - Seyed Paki executed in Qom Central Prison on December 26.
JAPAN: SUPREME COURT ALLOWS RETRIAL FOR ‘LONGEST’ DEATH ROW PRISONER
IRAN - 4 prisoners were executed at Ahvaz Sepidar Prison on December 24, 2020.
SOMALIA: AL SHABAAB EXECUTE MAN FOR MURDER
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USA - Published the latest edition of "Death Row USA", updated to 1 October 2020
KAZAKHSTAN: NO NEED TO AMEND THE CONSTITUTION FOR THE RATIFICATION OF THE OPTIONAL PROTOCOL
EGYPT: CAIRO COURT TO SENTENCE 3 DEFENDANTS TO DEATH OVER TORCHING HOUSE, KILLING CHILD
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