Iran Executes Poet for 'Waging War on God'

Hashem Shaabani was executed at the end of January, along with a man called Hadi Rashedi, in a yet unidentified location.


Al Jazeera reported.
Asharq Al-Awsat
According to local rights activists
according to Amnesty International.
more than 300 people were put to death.

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Iran's President Hassan Rohani and Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif during the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos January 22, 2014Credit: Reuters

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