The authorities executed prisoners Khodakaram Lorestani and Hossein Mousavand in Parsiloun Prison in Khorramabad, Lorestan Province, on charges related to drug trafficking on 23 December.

The prisoners were transferred to solitary confinement for execution on 22 December.

Lorestani, 50, and Mousavand, 43, both from Borujerd in Lorestan Province, were separately arrested in different cases over the past few years.