29 October 2020 :
Hadi Hosseini executed at Ardabil Central Prison on October 28.
According to Iran Human Rights, early this morning, October 28, a male prisoner was executed at Ardabil Central Prison. The identity of the prisoner who had been sentenced to qisas (retribution-in-kind) for murder, has been established as Hadi Hosseini, who was around 25 years old and an Ardabil native. A source familiar with Hadi Hossein’s case told IHR: “In early 2017, he stabbed an individual with a knife during a mass fight in the street who later died.” At the time of publication, the execution of this prisoner has not been announced by the domestic media or officials in Iran.