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Death Sentence for 3 Iranian economic offenders

Death Sentence for 3 Iranian economic offenders

Tehran, Oct 1(UNI) Special courts in Iran have sentenced three economic offenders to death in an alleged case of corruption, said a report in RFE/RL.

Gholam-Hossein Mohseni Ejei, Judiciary Chief First Deputy said, “special courts have been formed to look into the case of the financial corrupt, which has in recent days issued sentences for 35 people, including three who were sentenced to death by the primary court as the Corrupt on Earth.

As per Ejei out of 35 economic corrupt, 32 have received jail terms of upto 20 years, which may lead to detachment and restitution.

While announcing the verdict, the top judiciary noted that engagement will continue to introduce corrupts and people will be supported if they want their names to be reserved.

The move came as Iran's economy plunged into a downward spiral with the national currency hitting record lows, following the US pullout from the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers in May.

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Britain votes: Conservative Party leading polls

Britain votes: Conservative Party leading polls

12 Dec 2019 | 8:29 PM

London, Dec 12 (UNI) According to Savanta ComRes survey, Conservatives are 41 per cent ahead of Labour Party on 36 per cent in the Britain's second general election in the backof Brexit.

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Over 400 dead, nearly 9,000 injured in Iraq protests: UN Report

Over 400 dead, nearly 9,000 injured in Iraq protests: UN Report

12 Dec 2019 | 7:54 PM

Baghdad, Dec 12 (UNI) At least 424 people have been killed and 8,758 injured in Iraq protests since October 2018, said a report issued by the human rights office of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq UNAMI on the demonstrations in Iraq
"Since the beginning of last October, violence during the demonstrations had killed at least 424 people, and wounded at least 8,758, including members of the Iraqi security forces," the report said.

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Over 70 soldiers killed in terrorist attack at Niger army base

Over 70 soldiers killed in terrorist attack at Niger army base

12 Dec 2019 | 7:50 PM

Niamey, Dec 12 (UNI) At least 71 soldiers have been killed in a terrorist attack on a military base in the West Africa country.

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Bangladesh: 11 killed in factory, over 30 injured

Bangladesh: 11 killed in factory, over 30 injured

12 Dec 2019 | 7:47 PM

Dhaka, Dec 12 (UNI) About 11 people were killed and more than 30 injured in a fire at a factory in central Bangladesh, media reported on Thursday.

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Over 70 soldiers killed in terrorist attack at Niger army base

12 Dec 2019 | 5:38 PM

Niamey, Dec 12 (UNI) At least 71 soldiers have been killed in a terrorist attack on a military base in the West Africa country.

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