Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

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One Person’s Story

Safdar Shirkol


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: 2004
Location of Killing: Fars Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Extrajudicial killing

About this Case

Information regarding the death of Mr. Safdar Shirkol was published on Jomhuri Eslami Newspaper on February 16, 2004.

Official media introduced Mr. Shirkol as a leader of gang.

Mr. Safdar Shirkol’s Death

According to available information, agents from the information office of Fars province killed Mr. Shirkol. There is no information available on the date or place of this killing

Officials’ Reaction

There is no information regarding the Official’s reaction to Mr. Shirkol’s death except that in the news published in Jomhuri Eslami newspaper, he was introduced as the “head of a gang responsible for causing sedition, insecurity, murder, and kidnapping in Fars and Hormozgan areas”.

Family’s Reaction

There is no information available on the reaction of his family on Mr. Shirkol’s death.

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