Further information on UA 380/94 (ASA 22/09/94) - Japan: two executions, fear of further executions: Ajima Yukio, Sasaki Kazumitsu
Ajima Yukio and Sasaki Dazumitsu were reportedly executed on 1 December 1994. In line with its usual policy, the Japanese Government has refused to give official confirmation. They are believed to be the first executions in 1994. Both men were convicted murderers.