Document - Bahrain: Further information on Death penalty for Yoshork Dostazudi

PUBLIC AI Index: MDE 11/001/2004

09 February 2004

Further Information on UA 366/00 (MDE 11/08/00, 30 November 2000) - Death Penalty

BAHRAIN Yoshork Dostazudi (f), Ethiopian national

Yoshork Dostazudi's death sentence was commuted to life imprisonment on 27 January 2004 by the Supreme Court.

She had been sentenced to death on 28 November 2000 for the December 1998 murder of her employer, Sadiya Baltaw, a Filipina woman.

No further action is requested from the UA network. Many thanks to all who sent appeals.

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