April 14, 2010
Three Afghan nationals were hanged for drug trafficking, said Vahid Omar who added that Iran’s ambassador to Kabul was summoned to the Afghan Foreign Ministry to provide explanation.
The bodies of the 3 executed prisoners have been sent to the Afghan city of Harat.
Last week, an Afghan lawmaker had said that 25 Afghan inmates had been hanged in Iran. According to Abdolsalam Ghazi, their families were then forced to pay large amounts of money to the Iranian government in return for their bodies.