The last moment

PhotographerMohammad Ali Berno
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryTehran, Iran
Photo Date1-20-2013
Entry Description

Alireza Mafiha (23) and Ali Sarvari (20), who had been caught on a security camera stabbing a man and robbing his bag with belongings worth around $20, were executed at the front of crowd in a public park at the center of the Iranian capital, Tehran. Robbing with any kind of weapon in Iran is a big crime and faces death penalty.