At least nine inmates in Rajaishahr Prison, west of Tehran, were transferred to solitary confinement on Saturday in preparation for their executions.

The victims were identified as:

  • Mohammad Abdi
  • Masoud Babanezhad
  • Arash Bayat
  • A prisoner identified by the last name of Aslani
  • Bahram Yazdani
  • Siamak Shafie
  • Taher Rezalou
  • A prisoner identified by the first name of Vahab
  • A prisoner identified by the first name of Naser