IRAN: PRISONER HANGED IN PUBLIC IN QAZWIN
January 28, 2014: A prisoner was hanged in public in the Iranian city of Qazwin. Chilling photos showing every stage of the latest execution in Qazwin in the morning have been published by the state-run Fars news agency.
The victim, a 44-year-old married man, known only by his initials H.L. was hanged from a crane in a public space as crowds and a TV news crew watched the horrific spectacle.
The prisoner had been sentenced to death on drug related charges. (Sources: NCRI, 28/01/2014)