Terrorism & Insurgency

Authorities hang eight Islamic State militants in Iran

10 July 2018

ACCORDING to reports from the judiciary's official news agency Mizan on 7 July, eight Islamic State militants - identified as Soleiman Mozafari, Esmail Sufi, Rahman Behrouz, Majed Mortezai, Sirous Azizi, Ayoub Esmaili, Khosro Ramezani and Osman Behrouz - had been hanged by authorities for their involvement in a small-arms and suicide attack that killed at least 18 people at a parliament complex in Iran's capital Tehran on 7 June 2017, Mizan News Agency reported.





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