IRAN - Fatemeh Aslani executed in Isfahan Central Prison on December 19
December 19, 2021:
Fatemeh Aslani executed in Isfahan Central Prison on December 19.
According to information obtained by Iran Human Rights, a woman was executed in Isfahan Central Prison on the morning of December 19. Her identity has been established as Fatemeh Aslani from Sehr Forouzan city and she was sentenced to qisas for murder.
An informed source told Iran Human Rights: “Fatemeh Aslani was arrested for the murder of her husband nine years ago. She was accused of planning to kill her husband with a friend, they were in love with each other. Fatemeh said in court that she was innocent but the person who killed her husband had fled the country and they executed Fatemeh instead of them.”
At the time of writing, Fatemeh’s execution has not been reported by domestic media or officials in Iran. According to a tally held by women.ncr-iran.org, this is the 129th execution of a woman since 2013.
Iran Human Rights | Article: Fatemeh Aslani Executed for Murder in Isfahan | (iranhr.net) (Source: IHR)