Iran: Further information: Iranian Kurd remains at risk of execution
Sherko Moarefi, a member of Iran’s Kurdish minority, was not executed on 1 May 2011, as had been widely expected. However, his sentence has now been sent for implementation, the final stage of the process, and he could be executed at any time.
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