IRAN: THREE PRISONERS HANGED ON ALLEGED DRUG CHARGES
November 9, 2015: Iranian authorities reportedly hanged three prisoners to death between November 8-9 on alleged drug charges.
According to the human rights news group, HRANA, two prisoners were executed at Gorgan Central Prison on Sunday November 8. According to the Baluchi Activists Campaign, one prisoner was hanged at Isfahan Central Prison on Monday November 9.
The prisoners hanged on Sunday have been identified as: Mohammad Barani, 39 years old, and Mokhtar Khoojamaly, 33 years old. The prisoner hanged on Monday has been identified as: Barkat Malekraeesi, held in prison for seven years before his execution.
Official Iranian sources have been silent on these three executions. (Sources: hriran.com, 10/11/2015)