Iran Press News: Translation by Banafsheh Zand-Bonazzzi.
The Organization of the Defense of Human Rights of Kurdistan reported the execution [by hanging] of Massoud Showkeh, a prisoner who was incarcerated in Oroumiyeh prison. Showkeh was the second prisoner who had been sentenced to death in Oroumiyeh prison. READ MORE
Showkeh was the son of a rural family, from the village of GEEVLON (outside the city of Sardasht); he had spent 9 years and 4 months in prison and finally on January 1st, he was hung. He was 37.
Additionally, based on the ruling of branch number two of the courts of Qazvin, 3 people: 29-year old Ahmad, as well as Mohammad-Javad and Abolfazl, both 23 have been sentenced to death and will be executed soon.
In the Northern Province, in the Bojnourd Township, branch 102 of the prosecutor's office confirmed the ruling [handed down from Islamic regimes high tribunal number 28]; a man by the name of Hasan Khaani was also executed. During recent weeks more than 10 people in Tehran, Arok, Shirvon, Saqez, Gachsaran, Oroumiyeh and Sabzehvor, have been hung and the many more await execution at the hand of the nefarious Islamic regime.