On 4 May 2021, it was reported that a young gay Ahwazi man was killed by members of his family. His body was found one day later. Ali Fazeli Monfared (Alireza) was 20 years old at the time this crime was committed.
According to 6rang (The Iranian Lesbian and Transgender Network) report that Alireza was killed by his half-brothers after they discovered his sexual orientation.
The discovery came after Alireza’s military exemption card was sent to…