IRAN: MAN HANGED AT NUR PRISON
November 23, 2018:
According to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA), a prisoner was hanged on the morning of 18 November 2018 at the northern Iranian city of Nur. He was convicted to qisas (retribution in kind) for the murder of a 50 years old local man four years ago. (Sources: Iran Human Rights, 19/11/2018)
The report does not include the prisoner’s name but mentions that he was from Alborz province in Iran.