Abdoulreza Soudbakhsh

Prof. Abdolreza Soudbakhsh (1950 – 21 September 2010) was an Iranian physician and university professor who examined prisoners during the 2009 Iranian election protests.[1] He was assassinated in front of his medical office at 9pm on September 21, 2010.[2][3] Jaras News Agency cited that Soudbakhsh had treated and examined prisoners of the Kahrizak detention center, and was under pressure to report all the genital and urinary infections (caused by repetitive rapes) as meningitis, and his resistance to keep his oath was the reason for his assassination.[1]

Abdolreza Soudbakhsh
Born16 January 1950 (1950-01-16)
DiedSeptember 21, 2010(2010-09-21) (aged 60)
Tehran, Iran
Occupation(s)University professor
Medical doctor
Academic work


  1. ^ a b "Dr. Soudbakhsh the second Iranian Physician victim of Kahrizak catastrophe (in Persian)". Jaras. September 28, 2010. Archived from the original on September 29, 2010. Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  2. ^ "University of Tehran Professor was killed by gunshots (in Persian)". Aftabnews. September 22, 2010.
  3. ^ "University Professor assassinated in Tehran". Tabnak. September 22, 2010. Archived from the original on July 26, 2011.