IRAN: INMATE HANGED IN ARDEKAN PRISON OF YAZD
November 12, 2018:
A prisoner was hanged on 3 November 2018 at Ardakan Prison of Yazd, central Iran. (Sources: HRM, 08/11/2018)
Samei Mohtarami, 45, was taken to solitary confinement on November 1. He was found guilty of murder.
He was granted a chance to obtain the required diyeh (financial compensation) for the victim’s family. Being poor, the Mohtarami family could not raise the money.