THE WORLDPOST
02/22/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Mass Execution In Iran For Drug Traffickers, Murderers

Tehran, Iran, Jan. 22 - Iranian authorities hanged 22 people over the past two days.

Ten people were mass executed on Wednesday in Tehran's notorious Evin Prison, the state-run news agency Fars reported, adding that an eleventh man had his execution postponed for a month. It said that he witnessed the other 10 people being hanged. He is expected to be hanged in February.

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