Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

Omid, a memorial in defense of human rights in Iran
One Person’s Story

Hassan Yusefi


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: August 14, 1983
Location of Killing: Eslam Abad-e Gharb, Bakhtaran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Fatal
Charges: Espionage; Possession of arms

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Hassan Yusefi, along with two others, was reported in the Jomhuri Eslami daily, quoting the Islamic Revolution’s Public Prosecutor’s Office in Eslam Abad.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


Mr. Yusefi was reportedly charged with “collaborating with Iraq, being a member of a group of armed aggressors, receiving weapons and salaries from Iraq, transporting explosives and espionage.”

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against the defendant.


No information is available on Mr. Yusefi's defense.


According to this report quoting the Islamic Revolution’s Public Prosecutor’s Office in Eslam Abad, Mr. Yusefi was executed. There is no information about the Tribunal which issued the death sentence.

Correct/ Complete This Entry