EAST KURDISTAN (IRAN) : Iran executed more than three thousand people since 2009 / THE “DIALOGUE PARTNER!”
03.02.2014 – Bestun Kakayi – BasNews, Iran – Iranian Human Rights Center ABF, has published an annual report on Iranian human rights situation and it reveals that since 2009, Tehran regime has hanged 3,332 people.
ABF says these numbers only include those who are executed in prison and not those who are killed by Iranian border guards while smuggling goods between Iran and Iraqi Kurdistan. In recent years Iran has increasingly executed Kurdish political prisoners, alarming International Human rights groups like Human rights watch and Amnesty International. About twenty Kurdish political activists are waiting in Iranian prisons for their executions. Iran has one of the highest rates of executions around the world with only China executing more every year.