03/02/2016 Engaging the UN and Regional Partners, Joint Initiatives

Executions: More Than Just Numbers (Infographic)


Behind the data on Iran’s use of the death penalty, human lives are being lost, families shattered, and children traumatized. The numbers reflect case upon case of tortured confessions, trials without the right to defense, public hangings, juvenile executions, and sentences that punish poverty, consensual sex, and political association.

Download the infographic for analysis and statistics on Iran’s use of the death penalty in 2015.

(statistics provided by the Abdorrahman Boroumand Foundation)