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A Man Lashed in Public in a Village of Talesh City

23-November-2017

Category: executions

Breathing in Confinement – A man was lashed publically in a village of Talesh city in northern Iran.

According to the reports obtained by Prisoners’ Rights League in Iran (PRLI), the man was lashed in public in Susat Lisar village of Talesh city.

There is no information about the identity of this person but he was accused of stealing rice.

As it can be seen in the footage below, he wears prison uniform but our efforts to find information about the prison where he is being kept in and the court session which has issued the sentence still go on.

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