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UA 401/92 - Yemen: death penalty: 'Abdul-Karim Muhammad 'Alwan, 'Ali Muhammad Hussein Maghiniz, Yahya Naji Muhammad al-Asadi, 'Ali 'Abdullah al- Faqih, 'Ali Saleh 'Abdullah, Suleiman Haydar Jaber Qabis, Ahmad Yahya Shalfan, Ahmad 'Abdul-Jalil Ahmad Qasim,

, Index number: MDE 31/008/1992

The ruling Presidential Council in Yemen has ratified the death sentences of the 25 men named above, all convicted of murder and sentenced at various times since the early 1980s prior to the reunification of the Yemen Arab Republic with the former People's Democratic Republic of Yemen. Their execution may be imminent.

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