Prisoner Davoud Khademi was executed in Sanandaj Central Prison on 12 December, convicted of “premeditated murder”.

The prisoner was transferred to solitary confinement for execution on 11 December.

Khademi, who was a 30-year-old father of two children from Marivan, Kurdistan Province, was arrested about four years ago on charges of “premeditated murder” and subsequently sentenced to death.