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Nine Drug Smugglers Hanged

Friday, 11 May 2012

Iran executed nine convicted drug traffickers at a Tehran prison. Seven of them were hanged in connection with the confiscation of 500 kilograms of methamphetamine from a cargo ship bound for Southeast Asia. The other two men were hanged after being convicted of trafficking another 420 kilograms of the same drug.

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  • Published: 522 days ago on Friday, 11 May 2012
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: May 10, 2012 @ 5:16 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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