Gilan Mohammadi(f) and Gholamali Eskandari(m) were released from prison in the central Iranian city of Esfahan on 4 October following their acquittal in a retrial after their convictions for â€œadultery while being marriedâ€? were quashed by the Head of the Judiciary.
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Saudi Arabia: Executed, Body Not Returned to Family (UA 302/09)
Ali Agirdas was executed on 20 November in Saudi Arabia’s capital, Riyadh. His family only learned of his execution through the media, and his body has not been returned to them.
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