IRAN. THREE MEN EXECUTED IN WESTERN IRAN
June 12, 2006: three men were hanged in city of Qazvin, west of Tehran. The men identified as Saji Mohammadi, Ali Shahsavari, and Hossein Barchlou were hanged inside the cityâs main penitentiary in the early hours of the morning.Â
The sentences were carried out in the presence of the prison judge and a representative of the State Security Forces.
The men were all accused of drug possession. (Sources: Iran Focus, 13/06/2006)