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[Newspaper:] Kayhan London

[Date:] Thursday 25 Ordibehesht 1365 – 15 May 1986

[Issue No.:] 97


6 Individuals Executed in Zahedan

Tehran – Zahedan Revolutionary Court convicted five individuals accused of murdering 19 Pasdars [Revolutionary Guards] in Sistan and Baluchestan.

The five who, [all of whom] were executed last Thursday in Zahedan are: Amanollah Shahmanesh, Abdollah Askari, Nader Shahdehi, Mohammad Turkmen and Haji Narouie.

The Revolutionary Court’s announcement indicated that on the Bam and Iranshahr road this group had risen up against the gendarmes [Police forces], killing and injuring some.  [They] also played a major role in helping people to escape from the country.

Another report indicates that Fidros Shabrokh was executed in Zahedan for the crime of activity against national security and espionage on behalf of Israel.