Mohsen Mohammadi Araki

AKA: Mohsen Mohammadi Iraqi

Mohsen Mohammadi Araki
محسن محمدی اراکی
1955
Najaf, Iraq
Male
Seminary Education
Yes
Alive
1 Feb 2021
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  • Head of the Revolutionary Court, Abadan (1979 - 1980)
  • Head of Revolutionary Courts, Khuzestan Province (1982 - 1987)
    • Human Rights Violation: Issuing death sentences for political opponents ( Early 1980’s) read more
      Institution
      Revolutionary Courts
      Location
      (Khuzestan Province)
      Rights Violated
      Right to a fair trial, Right to freedom from torture, Right to life
      Description
       

      As the head of the Revolutionary Courts of Khuzestan Province, he was responsible for torturing and issuing death sentences and long prison terms for Arab activists in Khuzestan.

      Sources

      Testimony of Kowsar Al-e-Ali, a political prisoner in Karun Prison, Ahvaz (1980-1981) with the Justice for Iran

       

      Testimony of Mansour Asl Sharhani, a political prisoner in the 1980s (1982-1988) in the Fajr and Karun prisons in Ahvaz, with Justice for Iran

       

      Testimony of Ghazi Bani-Tamim, a supporter of Ayatollah Shabir Khaghani in Khuzestan, with Justice for Iran

    • Human Rights Violation: Participation in torture and murder of a political prisoner (1982) read more
      Institution
      Revolutionary Courts
      Location
      (Khuzestan Province)
      Rights Violated
      Right to a fair trial, Right to freedom from torture, Right to life
      Description
       

      While the head of the Revolutionary Courts of Khuzestan Province, he was involved in torturing Ali Bahrameh, an Arab activist in Khuzestan, that led to his death.

      Sources
       

      Testimony of Khosrow Kiazand, a political activist in Khuzestan province about the murder of Ali Bahrameh, with the Justice for Iran 

  • Friday Prayer Imam , Dezful (1986 - 1989)
  • Supreme Leader Representative in Chamran University, Ahvaz (1990 - 1995)
  • Member of the Assembly of Experts, Khuzestan Province (1990 - 1994)
  • Head of the Islamic Centre of London , London (1995 - 2005)
  • Founder of the Badr Brigades, Military Branch of the Supreme Council for the Islamic Revolution in Iraq (1984)
  • Sharia Ruler in Boards of Land Assignment, Khuzestan Province (1984 - present)
  • Secretary General of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought, (Jun 2012 - present)
These violations may only be part of the human rights violations that this person has been involved in. The investigation into this person's human rights record is ongoing.