Rigi


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Rigi

(ˈriːɡɪ)
n
(Placename) a mountain in the Alps of N central Switzerland, between Lakes Lucerne, Zug, and Lauerz
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For some days we were content to enjoy looking at the blue lake Lucerne and at the piled-up masses of snow-mountains that border it all around--an enticing spectacle, this last, for there is a strange and fascinating beauty and charm about a majestic snow-peak with the sun blazing upon it or the moonlight softly enriching it--but finally we concluded to try a bit of excursioning around on a steamboat, and a dash on foot at the Rigi. Very well, we had a delightful trip to Fluelen, on a breezy, sunny day.
According to Iran's state television, Rigi was executed inside Evin prison in the presence of his family members.
In it, Rigi is shown pleading guilty to 79 different counts.
Rigi's hanging took place in the southeastern city of Zahedan on Monday.
In an earlier statement acknowledging Rigi's capture Wednesday, Jundollah said U.S., Afghan and Pakistani intelligence played a major role in trailing Rigi's movements.
General Mohammad Ali Jafari said a Tehran delegation will head to Pakistan and deliver "proof to them so they know that the Islamic Republic is aware of its (Pakistan) support" to the group led by Rigi.
The execution of a 14th member of Jundullah (Soldiers of God), a brother of its leader Abdolmalek Rigi, was postponed for a few days in order to get more information from him, the judiciary said.
There are 15km of marked trails in the Swiss Nordic Park on the Rigi, and they are kept open year-round, making Nordic walking a sport for all seasons.
The trial of the members of the shadowy Sunni Jundallah (Soldiers of God) began just two days after the hanging of their leader Rigi.
Abdolhamid's brother, Abdulmalik Rigi, is the leader of Jundollah -also known as the People's Resistance Movement of Iran, a group that has killed more than 400 Iranian soldiers and civilians, Iranian officials said.
"Based on the legal and humane duties of the secretary general, we want outright condemnation of Rigi's crimes and defense of the Iranian nation's rights as a victim of terrorism." The letter did not explain where Ahmadi-nejad got the idea that Ban was legally obligated to condemn Rigi.
Iran arrested Abdolmalek Rigi, the leader of Sunni Muslim rebel group Jundollah, on Tuesday, the media reported from news wire reports.