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Supreme Leader pardons, commutes prison terms of 2187 inmates

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei pardoned and commuted the prison terms of 2,187 Iranian prisoners on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr.

Ayatollah Khamenei’s decision came upon a request by Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Ebrahim Raeisi and in accordance to Art. 110 (11) of the Iranian Constitution.