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Iran: UA 337/88 - Iran: Fear of Execution

, Index number: MDE 13/033/1988

Since July, Amnesty International has recorded the names of hundreds of political prisoners, members or supporters of many opposition factions, executed or in danger of execution in Iran. Among them are prisoners of conscience, prisoners serving sentences of imprisonment, or whose terms of imprisonment have been expired without their being released, and prisoners who had never been tried or sentenced. The organization has now received reports that the 26 prisoners named below are among those at risk of execution. The names reported are: Reza Mottaghi-Talab, Ahmad Assadi, Parviz Zamani, Mohammad Golriz, Hadi Mohammad-Nejad, Abdolrahman Darvishi, Moussa Moussavi, Siavash Mellati, Abbas Moussavi, Khosro Danesh Abkenari, Mohsen Mahdavi Abkenari, Ghassem Rajai, Sayeed Ghannadi, Asghar Vakhshuri, Ali Raad, Mostafa Etemadoleslam, Sassan Khanjani (female), Khosro Roodbari, Hadi Fooladi, Majid Abbassi, Parviz Shahbazi, Bahrami (surname only), Mehraban Balai, Jafar Mahmoudian, Nayereh Mahmoudian (female), Yadollah Sohrab-zadeh.

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