Facts and Figures on the Death Penalty
This document gives figures of abolitionist and retentionist countries; changes towards abolition and reintroduction of DP; use of DP against child offenders; the deterrence argument; effect of abolition on crime rates; international agreements to abolish the DP and finally figures of the death penalty in the USA.
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- Burkina Faso: Amnesty International calls on Burkina Faso to protect human rights defenders and end the practice of early and forced marriage
- Indonesia: Independent investigation needed for allegations of torture and unlawful killing of Yudas Gebze in Papua
- Israel/OPT: NGO worker under administrative detention: Ayman Nasser