IRAN - Mostafa Pourahmad and Mojtaba Bagheri executed in Rasht on November 18
|IRAN - Rasht Central Prison
November 18, 2021:
Mostafa Pourahmad and Mojtaba Bagheri executed in Rasht Prison on November 18.
According to information obtained by Iran Human Rights, two men were executed in Rasht Central Prison on the morning of November 18. Their identities have been established as 35-year-old Mostafa Pourahmad and 40-year-old Mojtaba Bagheri, both sentenced for murder. Informed sources told Iran Human Rights: “They were due to be executed on Saturday but they were executed today. The victim’s next of kin had given their power of attorney to the prosecutor to carry out the sentence and were not present themselves.” At the time of writing, their executions have not been reported by domestic media or officials in Iran.
Iran Human Rights | Article: Mostafa Pourahmad and Mojtaba Bagheri Executed in Rasht | (iranhr.net) (Source: IHR)