On May 28th, the verdict of execution was carried out on a woman named Elahe Nourikia in Vakilabad Prison, located in Mashhad. Elahe Nourikia had been arrested three years ago on charges of murder and was subsequently sentenced to death by the judicial system.
According to the recorded statistics from the Bureau of Statistics and Documentation of the human rights organization Hengaw, at least six women have been executed in Iranian prisons over the past five months.
A 35-year-old woman was executed in Mashhad Prison. Elahe Nourikia was arrested 3 years ago and had been sentenced to death on the charge of murder. #StopFemicide #WomanLifeFreedom pic.twitter.com/c8MhbeDgBe
— StopFemicideIran (@FemicideIran) May 29, 2023