Over 1,200 prisoners pardoned in Iran
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct.20 / Trend T. Jafarov/
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei signed a decree pardoning 1, 241 political, military and civilian prisoners for Eid-al Adha holiday and Eid al-Qadir, Fars News agency reported.
The head of Iran's judiciary Sadeq Amoli Larijani appealed to Khamenei with a request to pardon 1,241 prisoners for Eid-al Adha holiday and Eid al-Qadir.
Eid al-Qadir holiday will celebrate on October, 24.