IRAN - Four men executed in Mashhad Prison on March 15
March 15, 2021:
Four men have been executed in Mashhad Central Prison on March 15 for gang-raping a woman. Ruhollah Javidi Rad, Mohammad Sayadi Baghansgani, Mohammad Hosseini and Mohammad Watandoost were identified by Fariman police and were charged with the kidnapping and rape of a woman and with threats of violence towards a man. The defendants had tied the man's hands and feet together before attacking his wife in front of him. The horrific attack took place while the couple were climbing a mountain in the Khorasan Razavi province. Iran is one of six countries in the world to execute people found guilty of rape.
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9366859/Four-men-hanged-Iran-gang-raping-mountain-climber-husband.html (Source: dailymail.co.uk)