An image obtained from Iranian State TV shows Mohammad Mahdi Karami and Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini, who were hanged for killing a member of Iran’s Basij paramilitary force. Photo: AFP
An image obtained from Iranian State TV shows Mohammad Mahdi Karami and Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini, who were hanged for killing a member of Iran’s Basij paramilitary force. Photo: AFP
Middle East

Iran hangs two men accused of killing security agent during protests over Mahsa Amini death, UN appalled

  • Mohammad Mehdi Karami and Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini were executed for allegedly killing a member of the Basij paramilitary force militia during a protest
  • Amnesty International said Iranian authorities are seeking the death penalty for at least 26 others in ‘sham trials designed to intimidate protesters’

An image obtained from Iranian State TV shows Mohammad Mahdi Karami and Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini, who were hanged for killing a member of Iran’s Basij paramilitary force. Photo: AFP
An image obtained from Iranian State TV shows Mohammad Mahdi Karami and Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini, who were hanged for killing a member of Iran’s Basij paramilitary force. Photo: AFP
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