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One Person’s Story

Mas'ud Khalilzadeh

About

Nationality: Iran
Religion: Islam
Civil Status: Unknown

Case

Date of Killing: August 31, 1981
Location of Killing: Sabzevar, Khorasan\Khorasan-e Razavi Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

The information about Mr. Mas’ud Khalilzadeh was drawn from the web site of the Mojahedin Khalq Organization. He was born in Sabzevar. He was a sympathizer of this organization. He was executed along with 8 other sympathizers of the Mojahedin.

Arrest and ِDetention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are not known. According to the website of the Mojahedin, he was detained in Sabzevar.

Trial

No information is available on the defendant’s trial.

Charges

No information is available on Mr. Khalilzadeh’s charges.

Evidence of guilt

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

Defense

No information is available about his defense.

Judgment

According to the website of the Mojahedin, the day of the executions, “the Revolutionary Guards of the city announced via loudspeakers that they would no longer be soft on Mojahedin prisoners and would execute them all. Mr. Mas’ud Khalilzadeh was condemned to death and executed by a firing squad in the northern hills of Sabzevar on August 31, 1981.

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