Ardavan Khoshnood
Bgin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, Perspectives Paper, No. 1744
Publication year: 2020

In the summer of 1988, during the premiership of Mir-Hussein Mousavi, thousands of opponents of the Islamic Republic were extrajudicially executed while in prison. Newly published evidence from Amnesty International shows that Mousavi, despite his denials, was aware of the executions, casting a dark shadow over the reformist movement in Iran.

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