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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Amnesty International | Death Penalty 2013: Isolated countries ...
27 March 2014

Alarming levels of death penalty use in an isolated group of countries led to a more than 50 per cent rise in executions across Africa in 2013 compared ...

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Amnesty International | Death penalty 2013: Executions no ...
27 March 2014

Governments in some Caribbean countries keep threatening to bring back executions to stem a rising tide of violent crime, ignoring genuinely effective ...

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Amnesty International | Death penalty 2013: Small number of ...
27 March 2014

Iran and Iraq caused a sharp global spike in the number of executions carried out in 2013, bucking the global trend towards abolition of the death penalty ...

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Israel: Return to Universal Periodic Review must be followed ...
27 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 15/007/2014. 27 March 2014. Israel: Return to Universal ...

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Japan: Retrial of longest-serving death row inmate must not ...
27 March 2014

The Japanese courts have at last seen sense and granted a retrial to a prisoner who has spent over four decades on death row. Hakamada Iwao, 78 ...

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Abolish the death penalty | Amnesty International
9 July 2014

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Pakistan: Christian man sentenced to death under blasphemy ...
27 March 2014

The Pakistani authorities must immediately release a Christian man sentenced to death under the country's draconian blasphemy laws and quash his ...

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Amnesty International | Death Penalty 2013: Shroud of ...
27 March 2014

The Asia Pacific region saw a disturbing level of secrecy around executions in 2013, Amnesty International found in its annual review of the death penalty ...

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Amnesty International | Death penalty 2013: Pacific maintains ...
27 March 2014

The Pacific maintained a clean record on capital punishment last year and remained the only region in the world that is virtually death penalty-free, ...

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Amnesty International | Pakistan: Christian man sentenced to ...
27 March 2014

The Pakistani authorities should immediately release a Christian man sentenced to death under the country's draconian blasphemy laws and quash ...

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