Look who is complaining about Saudi executions. Executions of Sunni preachers, activists continue in Iran.
International human rights groups believe that Iran executed over 1,000 people last year – well above the 2014 tally – including preachers and activists from the Islamic Republic’s Sunni minority.
In October, Iran confirmed it had handed a death sentence to a Sunni cleric, Shahram Ahadi, who had been arrested in 2009. (Al Arabiya)
An Amnesty official said at the time.
AFP contributed to this article.