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Japan: Death penalty

, Index number: ASA 22/004/1996

Hirata Mitsunari (59), Imai Yoshito (55), Noguchi Satoru (48): It has been reported on 20 December that these three prisoners have been executed in secret in the Tokyo Detention Centre. They had all spent many years on death row, and there is concern that further executions may take place at any time.

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