Iran: A Prisoner Hanged in Sanandaj Prison

 Thursday, August 27, 2015 9:19:01 AM

Jamal Ja'afari was executed by gallows in Central Sanandaj prison on 27 Aug 2015.
Mr. Ja'afari, from Sanandaj city, had been allegedly sentenced to the death penalty for murder under Iran's Islamic Penal Code in the court. He has been in the prison for four years, Human Rights Defenders Association of Kurdistan said.
The capital punishment was carried out in front of the next of kin in the Central Sanandaj prison hall on Thursday morning, according to the news received from the reliable sources.