23 April 2020 :
Iran quickly hangs 10 prisoners before Ramadan.
Seven prisoners were hanged On Wednesday, April 22, in Raja’i Shahr Prison in Karaj.
All of them were taken to solitary confinement on Sunday. Six of the victims are identified as, Mohsen Rezaian, Alireza Aryaei, Hamidreza Asgharpour, Mostafa Ghiasvand, Mehdi Asemi and Anna Dordi Babaei. Babaei had been incarcerated since the early 1990s.
A prisoner identified as Touraj Morad Haseli, 34, was hanged in Kermanshah Central Prison.
Loqman Ahmadpour, 30, was executed Wednesday April 22 in Sanandaj Central Prison. All of the victims were convicted of murder.
On the same day, another inmate, Ali Sheikhani, charged with rape, was hanged in Dastgerd Prison of Isfahan.