IRAN. THREE DRUG TRAFFICKERS HANGED IN PRISON
September 24, 2006: three Iranian men convicted of drug trafficking were hanged in a prison in the southeastern city of Zahedan.
The men were identified as Ali Karimi, Gholam Koohkan and Khodamorad Lashkarzadeh. The hangings brought to at least 101 the number of people executed in Iran so far in the year. (Sources: AFP, 26/09/2006)