Iran Human RightsIran: 2 accused as rebels are executed

Iran: 2 accused as rebels are executed

-

ImageNew York Times: The government executed two men on Monday who were convicted of having ties with an armed opposition group in the southeastern city of Zahedan, the newspaper Etemad Melli reported Tuesday.

The New York Times

World Briefing | Middle East

By NAZILA FATHI
Published: August 6, 2008

ImageThe government executed two men on Monday who were convicted of having ties with an armed opposition group in the southeastern city of Zahedan, the newspaper Etemad Melli reported Tuesday. The men, identified as Yaghoub Mirnehad, 28, a former reporter, and Abdolnasser Taheri, were charged with membership in the Jundallah organization, which has claimed responsibility for several bombings in Iran. Mr. Mirnehad, who was arrested in May 2006, was tried behind closed doors. His family denied the charges, saying he was a social activist, Web sites reported.

Latest news

Iranian People’s Resistance Changed the Appeasement Policy

Soon after the new US government started its obligations in January 2021, hand in hand with the European governments...

Khamenei’s Disgraceful Campaign Against Piranshahr and Javanrud, Who Will Be the Loser?

On the 67th day of Iran’s revolution, the Iranian regime attempted to put a halt to the protests in...

Iran: Expensive Medicine, Cheap Human Life

A look at the equipment and weapons that the Iranian regime has been using against its people to suppress...

Who Is Abolqasem Salavati Iran Regime’s Killer Judge?

Last week, it was announced that the case of several people who were arrested during the Iranian People's uprising...

Iran Revolution Characteristics

More than two months have passed since the start of the latest round of protests in Iran against the...

Iran’s Regime Is Unable To Eradicate Protests

Totalitarian governments, whether be it a monarchy or a clerical regime, and their international supporters are pursuing the same...

Must read

Unpaid workers in southern Iran city launch protest

Iran Focus: Ahwaz, Iran, Sep. 28 – Dozens of...

Iran-Backed Hezbollah Accuses Saudi Arabia of Arresting Lebanon Prime Minister

Iran Focus London, 10 Nov - The Secretary-General of...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you