The Judiciary of the Islamic republic of Iran hanged two minor offenders in one day on Tuesday January 30. The last minor to be hanged was identified as Mahboubeh Mofidi. She was charged and given her sentence when she was just 17 years of age. This is the third execution of a minor in one month in Iran. Prior to this, there were reports on the execution of Ali Kazemi and Amir Hossein Pourjafar who were 15 and 16 when they committed murder. The execution of Mahboubeh and Ali have not been published by state-run media. There are at least 80 minor offenders in Iran who have been sentenced to death.


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