Monday, 30 March 2015

Update: Habib Afshari (Razgar) Executed

The record for Habib Afshari (Razgar) was updated.

Status: Executed
Prison: n/a
27 Feb 2010: Arrested in Mahabad 20 Dec 2010: Arrested in Bokan and sent to Intel. 13 Nov 2011: Transferred from Urmia prison to Mahabad 16 Jan 2012: Sentenced to death 19 Jan 2012: Transferred to solitary in Urmia prison 16 Aug 2012: Begins a dry hunger strike to protest Intel Ministry harassing his family - He is transferred to solitary 19 Aug 2012: Ends his hunger strike 29 Oct 2012: Sentence confirmed by Supreme Court 03 May 2014: On hunger strike in Urmia prison, transferred to solitary 09 Dec 14: Is on hunger strike in Urmia prison 20 Feb 15: Executed in Urmia prison

Sentence: Execution

Location/Home Town: 
Faith or Ethnicity: Kurd
Occupation or Activity: Human Rights Activist

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