Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Iran Death Penalty for Five in Election Protests

Iran has sentenced five people to death, and 81 with prison sentences ranging from six months to fifteen years.

Tehran, Iran Election Protests

No names are given in this Breitbart news piece, but are reported to be "prominent opposition figures and activists. Iran said the five sentenced to death are members of "terrorist and armed opposition groups."

No mention of the manner of the death sentence or the date.

Related and background:
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Neda: The voice of the Iranian People

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