G7 countries urging an independent probe into alleged rights abuses in the region
While discussing international wrestling on his podcast, Rogan said about Afkari and the regime in Tehran: “It seems like what they were/are doing was just making sure that people were scared."
Mutairi, third victim in four months, faced severe torture that led to his false confession that he killed two Basij militia members.
Iran has the world's highest number of executions after China.
It is unclear whether the Islamic Republic authorities forced Hosseini to confess to a crime he did not commit.
Questions about death-penalty reforms remain.
Higgs is the 13th person executed by the US government in an extraordinary spree begun last summer by Trump. Prior to Trump, the federal government had executed only three people since 1963.
Lord John Mann asked “Where is the International Olympic Committee and world wrestling on this? (among others!)”
Iran has set a frightful record when it comes to human rights, an issue that has escalated dramatically in recent years.
Persons convicted of crimes as juveniles have been executed regularly since the establishment of the Islamic Republic in 1979.