Pure propaganda – several days ago a posting claimed that a Sunni Mujahid was hanged in Iran for his crimes being a Sunni (and a Mujahid). Several pictures showed a young man and his execution – outlined with the usual ideological content suggesting that he may have been a member of a greater jihadist network in Iran. The pictures are exploited to underline the firm belief that the Shiites in Iran are actively combating the Sunni minority and proudly praise an alleged Mujahid as a brave ‘martyr’ defying death in the usual propagandized manner.
Happily approaching the execution.
“Farewell my family, my brothers, on to the path, be steadfast and don’t change, on to the meeting in paradise”
So far the allegations for this claimed Sunni Muslim who is had been executed in Iran for being a Sunni Muslim. However, the BBC has a completely different side to things, providing actual details on this execution that has nothing to do with the allegations being made in the jihadist forums:
The same picture, different angle and different captions