It has been reported that on Tuesday 14th January 2020, another woman has been executed in Iran. This brings the total number of women executed in Iran since President Hassan Rouhani took office to more than a hundred.

Iran: Another Woman Executed

Navid Felker 21 January 2020

Navid Felker

It has been reported that on Tuesday 14th January 2020, another woman has been executed in Iran. This brings the total number of women executed in Iran since President Hassan Rouhani took office to more than a hundred.

The Iranian regime executed its first woman in 2020 and its 104th under the presidency of supposed moderate Hassan Rouhani, it was announced on Tuesday.

Iran Executes 104th Woman Under Rouhani

Azita Carlson 16 January 2020

By Azita Carlson

The Iranian regime executed its first woman in 2020 and its 104th under the presidency of supposed moderate Hassan Rouhani, it was announced on Tuesday.

The woman, identified only as Sara M, was executed in Mashhad Central Prison last week, according to the state-run Rokna news agency. She’d been sent to prison in 2016, aged 32, and spent three years on death row. The exact date of her execution was not announced.

Three more women were hanged in Gohardasht Prison in Karaj on December 17 and 18, 2019.

103 Women Executed in Iran

Atousa Pilger 23 December 2019

By Atousa Pilger

Three more women were hanged in Gohardasht Prison in Karaj on December 17 and 18, 2019.

The executed women are identified as Eshrat Nazari who was hanged in Gohardasht Prison on December 18, Eshrat Nazari was transferred from Qarchak Prison of Varamin to Gohardasht Prison on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, and hanged early morning on December 18.

Iran Executes 100th Woman during Rouhani's Tenure

Iran Executes 100th Woman Since 2013

Atousa Pilger 18 December 2019

By Atousa Pilger

The Iranian Regime has executed its 100th woman since supposed moderate President Hassan Rouhani took power in 2013.

Fatemeh R., 21, was hanged in Gohardasht Prison last week, according to state-run media, around December 9.

98th woman to be hanged during Rouhani’s tenure

Another Woman Executed in Iran

Azita Carlson 06 December 2019

By Azita Carlson

Earlier this week, 33-year-old Iranian woman Somayeh Shahbazi Jahruyi was hanged after being convicted of murder. Her only hope of avoiding execution was to be granted a reprieve by the victim’s family – a request that was denied.   

Proud struggles of Iranian women for 150 years

Iranian Women, Vanguards in the Struggle for Freedom

Navid Felker 08 November 2019

By Navid Felker

Margaret Mead’s after a lifetime of observing very diverse cultures around the world came to this conclusion, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

This is the story of the Iranian women’s rights activist, is a list of accomplishments against all odds, of effective strategies and disgraceful tactics used to outwit opponents and make the most of limited resources. It’s a dramatic tale, filled with great women facing down incredible obstacles to achieve the most basic civil right in Iran.

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