Just weeks after signing the "historic" deal and more than 8 months after signing an interim agreement, Iran is in the midst of what Amnesty International has referred to as an "unprecedented spike" in executions. Sign up for their newsletter. AP — A Georgia man convicted of killing an Atlanta preschool teacher more than two decades ago has been executed by state corrections officials. And Amnesty International has noted that while the regime officially claims that only executions have taken place inthis number is closer to in reality. Those who claim that a nuclear deal with Iran presents hope for human rights never identify a mechanism through which this supposed change will occur. The agreement has been hailed as a victory for peace and a turning point for Iran. The prisoner has not been identified so far.
The majority of those tried and executed are charged with crimes against the State, or drug trafficking.
All of us condemned inmates were hurt when Chaplain Chestnut left the prison to pursue other opportunities and, he said, to save his marriage. Currently, the Iranian regime leads the world in per capita executions and it continues to escalate the rate of executions and mass repression. Public executions are commonplace in Iran and the horrific spectacle is a constant reminder to those who dare defy this regime. The year-old immigrant was sent to death row in for the slayings of his wife Leticia and their children, Abigail and Jonathan, who were found buried beneath the bathroom floor in the couple's Hidalgo County home. Ashraf and Liberty, Camps of Iranian refugees in Iraq which in principal are protected under the Fourth Geneva Convention have been faced with numerous attacks in recent years at the behest of the Iranian regime and are currently under siege. Published Monday, October 14, And Amnesty International has noted that while the regime officially claims that only executions have taken place inthis number is closer to in reality.