Iran's judiciary executes three Iranian Kurdish prisoners, including Ramin Panahi, for terrorism offences. Two United Nations special rapporteurs condemn the executions and Amnesty International alleges their trials were unfair, due to the denial of legal counsel and confessions obtained through torture.
Iran executed three Iranian Kurdish men accused of belonging to a militant group and taking part in attacks against civilians and security forces in the Kurdish region of western Iran, the judiciary's news service reported on Saturday.
Iran executes three Kurdish prisoners, including Ramin Panahi, for terrorism offences. Amnesty International calls the trials unfair, alleging that the defendants were kept away from legal counsel and that their confessions were extracted through torture. 2018-09-08 19:30:18 (First version)
Iran ' s j u d i c i a r y executes three I r a n i a n Kurdish prisoners, including Ramin Panahi, for terrorism offences. T w o U n i t e d N a t i o n s s p e c i a l r a p p o r t e u r s c o n d e m n t h e e x e c u t i o n s a n d Amnesty International all e g es the i r trials w e r e unfair, d ue t o the den ia l o f legal counsel and confessions o bta i ned through torture. (Current version)
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