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Friday Prayer Imam in Southern Iran Stabbed to Death

The Friday Prayer Imam of the city of Kazeroun, in Fars province, southern Iran, has been stabbed to death, the town's police announced on Wednesday, May 29. The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)-run news agency, Fars, cited the provincial deputy police commander for social affairs, IRGC Colonel Kavous Mohammadi, as saying "Hojat ol Eslam [a mid-ranking cleric title] Mohammad Khorsand was stabbed an hour ago in front of his residence. He was taken to the city's hospital...

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