Iranian Bahai executed
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- Created: Friday, 02 January 2009 14:58
- Published: Friday, 02 January 2009 14:50
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Tehran, Jan 1 (AFP) Iran has hanged a man who is an adherent of the banned Bahai faith after he was convicted of rape and adultery, the Khorassan newspaper said on its website today.
The report did not give the exact date of the execution but said that the man, identified as Houshang Kh., was probably hanged towards the end of 2008.