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Thursday 19 January 2012

One man was hanged publicly in southeastern Iran

Iran Human Rights: One was hanged publicly in the southeastern Iranian city of Kerman this morning .
According to the state run Iranian news agency Fars, the man was convicted of rape. He was 31 year old and father of two children, said the report .
According to the website Khabaronline, the man was identified as Majid Samimi
The execution was carried out in Kerman’s Khaju Square early this morning
Since 2011 there has been a dramatic increase in the number of public executions in Iran. Of the total 55 reported executions in 2012 in Iran, 10 of them have been carried out in the public .

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