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Athletes and academics killed by Iranian security forces

Athletes and academics killed by Iranian security forces

People and activists inside Iran continue to provide a variety of reports about the November uprising that swept to at least 191 cities throughout Iran. The Iranian opposition People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has to this day concluded that at least 1,500 civilians were murdered by the mullahs’ oppressive security forces. 

 The PMOI has obtained and published the names of hundreds of victims killed by the regime’s security forces during the massacre, raising the number of identified protesters killed to 504 as of this day. 

Many of the people killed in these demonstrations are athletes, academics, children, teenagers and women.

Here are the names of several athletes and academics who have been killed by Iranian security forces:

Amir Hisein Sadeghi
He got 2 straight shot by security forces and died in Iran Protests.

Saeed Rezai
4 Times provincial champion from Kermanshah
He got shot to his head during November Nationwide Protests in Dolatabad Quarter, Kermanshah

Mohsen Karaminia
PHD History
He got straight shot by security forces.
He died on Saturday November 16, 2019

Mehdi Nikoui
Law Student
He was one of the first injured in November Protests. His body was kidnapped from the hospital by intelligence agents and died later on.