[JURIST] Three UN Special Rapporteurs on Thursday condemned [press release] Iran for recently executing four members of the Ahwazi Arab minority. Three brothers, Abd al-Rahman Heidarian, Taha Heidarian and Jamshid Heidarian, along with Ali Sharifi, were executed [AI report, PDF] on or around June 19 in the Southwestern province of Khuzestan. The Special Rapporteurs criticized the alleged unfair trials [AI report, PDF] that resulted in the executions:Given the lack of transparency in court proceedings, major concerns remain about due process...

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