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[Newspaper:] Bamdad

[Date:] 24 Tir 1359 [15 July 1980]

[Issue No.:] 331

[Page:] 2


Twenty-nine Individuals Were Executed…

…Also seven people, by the names of Yadollah Astani, Dr. Faramarz Samandari, Hasan Rahbar, Rasul Hasbani, Asgar Nourani, Buyuk Rasulzadeh and Naser Farhad Aali, were executed by firing squad in this city by verdict of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Tabriz. Likewise, as per the judgement of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Isfahan, three agents of the Police Headquarters Number five were executed, by the names of Abdollah Aalaei, son of Hasan - Ali-Morad Rafei, son of Heydar and Abbas-Ali Rojhan, son of Hosein-Ali…