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Sri Lanka: 13 prisoners at risk of imminent execution

, Index number: ASA 37/0183/2019

After 43 years without using the death penalty, the President of Sri Lanka, Maithripala Sirisena, is reportedly planning to execute prisoners on death row. There is completely secrecy around the dates identities of the prisoners who are expected to be imminently executed. No information about their case histories has been shared.

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