In Iran, boxer Mohammad Javad was sentenced to death. Previously, he participated in a peaceful protest against corruption.
Masih Alinejad, a journalist and women's rights activist, spoke about the verdict, according to The Jerusalem Post.
“Mohammad Javad, 26, boxing champion. They sentenced him to death for “spreading corruption on Earth,” Alinejad said.
often used against protesters and dissidents in the Islamic Republic to purge the country of any opposition to Ali Khamenei's policies.