Dutch-Iranian hanged in Iran

The Dutch-Iranian Zahra Bahrami is hanged by the Iranian authorities.

The woman was sentenced to death in Iran earlier this month for drug possession.

The 45-year-old in Iran born Bahrami was arrested for ' oppositional activities ' and drug possession. That happened after the re-election of Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in the summer of 2009. The election results led to massive protests.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs left earlier this week still know to do everything possible to prevent execution of the death penalty. Among other things, the lawyers of the Netherlands paid Dutch-Iranian.

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