Year
How to use the database
HANDS OFF CAIN’S 2015 REPORT
The worldwide situation (as of 30 June 2016)
EXECUTIONS IN 2014
EXECUTIONS IN 2015 (as of 30 June)
The most important facts of 2015 (and the first six months of 2016)
ADDRESS of Pope Francis
THE SMILING FACE OF THE MULLAHS
Reportage by Sergio D'Elia
ANALYSIS OF THE 2015 REPORT DATA AND OBJECTIVES OF HANDS OFF CAIN
Reportage by Marco Perduca
"THE ABOLITIONIST OF THE YEAR 2015” AWARD
Protocol of understanding between NTC and CNF
Dossier on death penalty and homosexuality
Final declaration of the Cairo workshop
Goals
Achievements
GENERAL MOTION OF THE FIFTH CONGRESS OF HOC
RESOLUTION OF THE KIGALI CONFERENCE
U.N. RESOLUTION 2014

U.N. RESOLUTION 2012
U.N. RESOLUTION 2010

REPORT ON THE 2ND ANNUAL EU FORUM ON THE DEATH PENALTY IN ZAMBIA

Videos

DECLARATION OF LIBREVILLE

Publications
Hands Off Cain Headquarters
U.N. RESOLUTION 2008

U.N. RESOLUTION 2007

Appeal To The United Nations
Board of Directors

LETHAL TRADE DOSSIER
2014 FREETOWN CONFERENCE Final Declaration
THE COTONOU DECLARATION 2014
DOSSIER IRAQ 2003

DOSSIER ON MORATORIUM
DOSSIER IRAQ 2012

DOSSIER USA 2011

NOBEL LAUREATES APPEAL
Bulletin Board
Sign up
Join appeal
Newsletter
Our Publications

IRAN - Shahab and Saeed Garavand
IRAN - Shahab and Saeed Garavand
IRAN - 3 men executed in Karaj on May 20

May 20, 2023:

(May 20, 2023) - 3 men executed in Karaj on May 20
Saeed Garavand, Samad Garavand, and Shahab Mansourinesb Garavand
According to a report received by Hangaw, on the early morning of May 20, 2023, the death sentences of Saeed Garavand, Samad Garavand, and Shahab Mansourinesb Garavand, residents of Kouhdasht, were carried out at Ghezel Hesar Prison in Karaj. Following the execution, Hussein Garavand, Shahab's brother, was returned to his cell.
These three prisoners had received death sentences five years ago for their involvement in drug trafficking charges. In preparation for the execution, they were transferred to solitary cells yesterday.
Yesterday, upon learning about the transfer of the three prisoners to solitary confinement, their families and a group of protesters against capital punishment gathered outside Ghezel Hesar Prison, as reported by Hangaw. The situation escalated when government security forces intervened, employing tear gas and batons, leading to a violent dispersal of the gathering. Over ten individuals, including several women, sustained injuries to their heads, faces, limbs, and abdomens.

https://hengaw.net/en/news/2023/05/at-least-three-inmates-have-been-executed-in-ghezel-hesar-prison-in-karaj

(Source: Hengaw)

IRAN - Amir Mahdi executed in public on May 25
PAKISTAN: FOUR GET DEATH PENALTY ON TWO COUNTS FOR MURDER DURING ARMED ROBBERY
SAUDI ARABIA: THREE SAUDIS EXECUTED ON TERROR CHARGES
IRAN - The death sentence of protester Mohammad Ghobadloo has been upheld
IRAN - Florida. Jury voted 8-4 for death sentence for Michael James Jackson
IRAN - Parviz Javadi executed in Zanjan on May 24
IRAN - Ali Mohammad Zera’at and Esmaiel Nasiri executed in Shiraz on May 24
DRC: KENYAN FUGITIVE HANDED DEATH SENTENCE
IRAN - Nader Alizahi executed in Kerman on May 24
IRAN - … Bazi executed in Gorgan on May 23
IRAN - Saeed Mohammadi executed in Kermanshah on May 23
IRAN - Majid Sharifi and Ali Tabib executed in Isfahan on May 23
USA - California. 9th Circuit Overturns Death Penalty for Tauno Waidla
IRAN - Court Overturns Death Sentence of Protestor Javad Rouhi
IRAN - Unidentified man executed in Bandar Abbas on May 23
VIETNAM: KOREAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR MURDERING COMPATRIOT AND CUTTING UP BODY
IRAN - Maysam Sadri executed in Zanjan on May 23
USA - Death Row USA Summer 2022 Report: 2,394 on death row
ZIMBABWE RELEASES PRISONERS IN AMNESTY, REDUCING OVERCROWDING
MYANMAR: JUNTA COURT HANDS DEATH SENTENCE TO 5 RESISTANCE MEMBERS
IRAN - Grave of Zhina Mahsa Amini vandalised in Saqqez
IRAN - A prisoner named Milad Bahmanzadeh died of heart attack before his execution
IRAN - 1 more execution in Ghezel-Hesar on May 20
IRAN - Shaban Yousefi executed in Gohardasht on May 20
IRAN - Asif Shahbakhsh executed in Zahedan on May 20
SOMALIA: MILITARY COURT EXECUTES TWO MEN IN BAIDOA
IRAN - Shahrooz Sokhanvari executed in Gohardasht on May 20
USA - Alabama. Joseph Clifton Smith cannot be executed due to intellectual disability
USA - Ohio. New trial ordered for Lamont Hunter
IRAN - 4 men executed in Isfahan on May 19

[<< Prec] 1 2 3 4 5 [Succ >>]
2024
january
february
march
april
may
june
  2023
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2022
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2021
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2020
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
 
2019
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2018
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2017
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2016
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2015
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2014
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
 
2013
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2012
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2011
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2010
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2009
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2008
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
 
2007
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2006
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2005
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
  2004
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
 
IRAN - Wife of Djalali pleads for EU action
  IRAN - Hands off Cain Year End Report: At least 284 executions in 2020  
  IRAN: HANDS OFF CAIN, THE HANGING OF THE PROTESTER MOSTAFA SALEHI IS A SHAME FOR THE SO-CALLED DEMOCRATIC WORLD   
  USA: ‘BLACK LIVES MATTER’, BUT IS IT ONLY RACISM?  
  IRAN. HANDS OFF CAIN, REDUCTION OF DRUG EXECUTIONS BUT NUMBERS REMAIN WORRISOME  
  HUMAN RIGHTS: DEMONSTRATION OF THE RADICAL PARTY BEFORE IRANIAN EMBASSY 14 FEBRUARY  
news
-
latest actions
-
data base
-
actions
-
who we are
-
registered users
-
credits