Ja’far Kazemi and Mohammad Ali Haj Aghaei were executed on 24 January in Evin Prison,
Tehran. They were convicted of moharebeh (enmity against God) for links with the banned
political group, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI), and “propaganda against
the system”. Arrested in 2009 their death sentences were confirmed in 2010. Four others
remain at risk of imminent execution.