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One Person’s Story

Musa Ostovar

About

Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown

Case

Date of Killing: July 5, 1982
Location of Killing: Langarud, Gilan Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Fatal
Charges: Sympathizing with anti-regime guerilla groups; Murder

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Musa Ostovar, along with three others, was announced by the public relations of the Chief Public Prosecutor of the Islamic Revolution and reported in the Jomhuri Eslami daily on July 14, 1982.

Arrest and detention

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

Trial

No information is available on the defendant’s trial.

Charges

Mr. Ostovar was reported to be charged with “supporting the Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO) and participating in the murder of Iraj Torabi.”

Evidence of guilt

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

Defense

No information is available on Mr. Ostovar’s defense.

Judgment

The Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Hamedan sentenced Mr. Ostovar to death. The sentence was carried out.

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