A 22-year-old man executed in Gonbadkavos prison. The number of executions reached at least 436 since the beginning of 2022.
A 22-year-old man executed in Gonbadkavos prison in Iran. The number of executions reached at least 436 since the beginning of 2022.
Iranian Human Rights Society, Thursday, September 8, 2022. Human rights organizations announced the execution of a 22-year-old man named Ghafour Nejatpour on charges of murder in Gonbadkavus prison.
Ghafour Najatpour, about 22 years old and from Marawa Tepe, executed. This young prisoner was arrested on charges of murder and sentenced to death.
Including the execution of this young prisoner in Gonbadkavos prison, the number of executions reached at least 436 people since the beginning of this year 2022.
It is worth mentioning that in recent days, the families of prisoners sentenced to death gathered in front of the judiciary in Tehran and demanded a halt to the executions.
Iran’s human rights community demands an immediate halt to the execution of death sentences. We ask the United Nations and the Human Rights Council to take immediate action to stop executions in Iran.