IRAN: FIVE PRISONERS INCLUDING 3 AFGHANS HANGED IN ZAHEDAN AND SHIRAZ
March 15, 2015: At least five men, including three Afghani citizens, were hanged between March 14 and 15 in two Iranian prisons, said the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI).
On March 14, a group of four prisoners, including Afghani nationals Seyed Alam Ozbak, 26, Nasimollah Ozbak, 25, and Soltan Ozbak, 30, were hanged in the central prison of Zahedan along with a 60-year-old Iranian man.
On March 15, Farshid Jaafari was hanged in Adelabad Prison in the city of Shiraz for drug-related offences. (Sources: NCRI, 17/03/2015)