Two inmates were publicly executed today, December 13, 2017 in Isfahan Province, according to the state-run Rokna news agency.
They were convicted over killing a SSF agent in April 2016 during a clash in Esfahan’s Nain City.
In another developement on December 12, 2017, a prisoner identified as Ebrahim Rezaii was excuted in Central Prison of Tabriz, northwest of Iran. He was also found guilty of murder.
According to statistics registered by Iran Human Rights Monitor, the Iranian authorities executed 520 people since the beginning of 2017.
115 of the executions during the 11 months were made public by the state media and 28 were carried out in public. 4 of those executed were under the age of 18 at the time of arrest, 10 were women and 2 were political prisoners.
Below is a video of the Isfahan’s public execution disseminated by the state media.