IRAN - Hossein Soltanian executed in Zahedan on May 27
May 27, 2023:
(May 27, 2023) - Hossein Soltanian executed in Zahedan on May 27
According to reports obtained by Hengaw, on the early hours of Saturday, May 27th, 2023, Hossein Soltanian, 39, a Kurdish prisoner from Sarableh in Ilam province, was executed in Zahedan prison.
A source confirmed that Mr. Soltanian had been arrested ten years ago on charges of murder.
Hengaw has learned that Soltanian repeatedly denied his involvement in the murder over the course of his imprisonment. As of the time of this reporting, the execution of this Kurdish inmate has not been announced inside Iran.
https://hengaw.net/en/news/2023/05/execution-of-kurdish-inmate-in-zahedan-central-prison (Source: Hengaw)