Iran: Amnesty International outraged at reported stoning to death and fears for victim's co-accused
Amnesty International today expressed outrage at the reported execution by stoning of Ja’far Kiani on 5 July 2007 in the village of Aghche-kand, near Takestan in Iran’s Qazvin province. The organization urged the Head of the Judiciary, Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi, to immediately intervene to prevent the execution by stoning of Mokarrameh Ebrahimi, a woman convicted in the same case.
Choose a language to view report
- Oman: Human Rights Violations Persist: Amnesty International Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review, 37th Session of the UPR Working Group, January 2021
- Israel/OPT: Release human rights defender Mahmoud Nawajaa
- Austria: Human Rights Challenges Persist – Amnesty International Submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 37th Session of the UPR Working Group, January 2021