IRAN - Rasoul Khosravi-Baboli and Gholam Eslami executed in Shiraz on June 19
June 19, 2022:
Rasoul Khosravi-Baboli and Gholam Eslami executed in Shiraz on June 19. Gholam was paraplegic and transferred to the gallows in his wheelchair.
According to information obtained by Iran Human Rights, two men were executed in Shiraz Central Prison on 19 June. Their identities have been established as 37-year-old Rasoul Khosravi-Baboli and Gholam Eslami, both sentenced for murder.
Speaking to Iran Human Rights about the executions, a source said: “Gholam Eslami was behind bars since being arrested for murder during a fight four years ago. He was stabbed in the back with a sharp object in the fight and was paraplegic. He was transferred to the gallows in his wheelchair.”
“Rasoul Khosravi-Baboli was from Babol and had spent around 4 years behind bars.”
At the time of writing, neither of their executions have been reported by domestic media in Iran.
Iran Human Rights | Article: Paraplegic Gholam Eslami and Rasoul Khosravi-Baboli Executed for Murder in Shiraz | (iranhr.net) (Source: IHR)