Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

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One Person’s Story

Ebrahim Qanbari


Age: 35
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: April 23, 2008
Location of Killing: Raja’i Shahr (Gohardasht) Prison, Karaj, Alborz Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Unknown charge
Age at time of offense: 32

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Ebrahim Qanbari, along with another person, was published on the website of HRANA (Human Rights Activists News Agency) on April 23, 2008.

Arrest and detention

Mr. Qanbari was detained for three years. He was transferred to solitary confinement in Raja’ishahr Prison on April 22, 2008. The circumstances of his arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on Mr. Qanbari’s trial.


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

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution did not provide any specific information on the evidence presented against Mr. Qanbari.


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


Mr. Ebrahim Qanbari was hanged, along with another person, at Raja’ishahr (Gohardasht) Prison in Karaj on April 23, 2008.

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