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Sudan: Death penalty / crucifixion / judicial amputation: Ninenteen men, names unknown, variously sentenced to death, death and crucifixion and judicial amputation

By Amnesty International, , Index number: AFR 54/010/1996

According to a report on 30 May 1996 in the official Sudan news agency SUNA, between 15 and 25 May a court in North Darfur sentenced six men to hang, three men to be hanged until dead and their bodies then publicly crucified and 10 men to "cross-limb" amputation. They were convicted of armed robbery.

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