Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

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One Person’s Story

Eskandar Me'raji


Age: 30
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: December 29, 2005
Location of Killing: Ilam, Ilam Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

The execution of Mr. Eskandar Me’raji was announced on the website of the Iranian National News Agency on December 29, 2005. The news story says: “This week, two individuals were hanged in public and six more were condemned to death. Three of the convicts are condemned to stoning.”

Arrest and detention

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


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


No information is available on the charges against Mr. Me’raji.

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. Me’raji’s defense.


On December 29, 2005, Mr. Eskandar Me’raji was hanged at 22nd of Bahman square in Ilam.

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