Rushed Execution of Iranian Protester Raises Questions About True Nature of His Death

Masoud Dalvand
Sep 16, 2020 · 3 min read
Navid Afkari was executed on September 12, 2020, for taking part in protests against Iran’s regime

The hasty execution of Iranian protester and wrestling champion Navid Afkari on Saturday, September 12, 2020, has raised questions about the nature of his death.

The Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS) threatened his parents and brothers in Sangar Shir village in Shiraz and forced the family to bury his body at…