United Arab Emirates: Death penalty: Hassan Ghulam Hussain Dana

United Arab Emirates: Death penalty: Hassan Ghulam Hussain Dana

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Index Number: MDE 25/003/1995
Date Published: 4 September 1995
Categories: Middle East And North Africa, UAE

AI fears that the above, a 35-year-old businessman and Iranian national, may be facing imminent execution in the UAE. He was sentenced to death in July 1995 by a shari'a court in the Emirate of al-Shariqa, after it found him guilty of apostasy, an offence punishable by death under Shari'a laws. AI understand he had previously received treatment by doctors for schizophrenia.


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