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Ten prisoners were executed in Iran

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nooze3Iran Human Rights - Ten prisoners were executed in Iran reported Iranian state media today.

Nine prisoners executed in Tehran today:

According to the state run Iranian news agency Fars, nine prisoners were hanged in Tehran’s Evin prison today.

Seven of the prisoners were convicted of planning to send a container with 500 kilograms of "Shisheh" to a Southeast Asian country, said the report. The prisoners were identified as Reza Golshani, Abolfazl Norouzi, Majid Heydarkhani, Majid Doosti, Majid Mandehi, Ali Alaeiand Babak Paravarzar, according to the report.

The two other prisoners who were hanged in Tehran today were two brothers by the names Bahman and Behzad Nabavi. They were convicted of synthesizing and keeping 212 kilos and 610 grams of Shisheh, said the report.

One prisoner was hanged in the prison of Tabriz (North-eastern Iran):

According to the state run Iranian news agency Fars, a man convicted of sexually abusing several minor girls was hanged in the prison of Tabriz (North-eastern Iran). The man was not identified by name. The news of his execution was published by the state run Iranian media today. However, according to Iran Human Rights’ sources the execution took place on Wednesday May 3.