January 9, 2012
Amir Hekmati was accused of spying for the CIA and sentenced to death for “collaboration with a hostile government”.
December 16, 2011
Amnesty International Documents “Killing Spree” by Iran -- Surge of Secret Executions for Drug Offenses – To Contain Huge Drug Problem
This year has seen a dramatic rise in the number of people – many impoverished and some juveniles – who are executed for drug offenses in Iran, Amnesty International said today in a new report whic...
December 15, 2011
At least 488 people have been executed for alleged drug offences so far in 2011, a nearly threefold increase on 2009, a new Amnesty International report says.