IRAN: TWO HANGED FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING
May 8, 2009: Two men were hanged in the Iranian city of Shiraz, reported the state run Iranian news agency ISCA news.
According to the report, they were identified as "A. M." and "A. R.", 29 and 36 years old respectively. They were hanged in a prison for smuggling 1,210 kgs of opium. (Sources: Iran Human Rights, Afp, 08/05/2009)