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One Person’s Story

Bijan Ahmadian


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: 1990
Location of Killing: Babol, Mazandaran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Extrajudicial Shooting
Charges: Unspecified offense

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Bijan Ahmadian was reported by Mr. Galindo Pohl, the Special Representative of the United Nations' Commission on Human Rights, in his report on the situation of human rights in Iran (November 1990, A/45/697).

The UN Report states : "It has been reported that he was shot in a street of Babol and that the authorities refused to return his body to the family. Subsequently, his parents and some other members of his family were allegedly arrested.

Mr. Ahmadian was allegedly a victim of extra-judicial execution. It is not known why he was killed.

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