Executions of juveniles since 1990 ( as of March 2018)
The use of the death penalty for crimes committed by people younger than 18 is prohibited under international human rights law, yet some countries still execute child offenders. Since 1990 Amnesty International has documented 138 executions of child offenders in 9 countries: China, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Iran, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, the USA and Yemen.
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- Joint NGO Letter to European Commission President Jean-Claude Junker and European Council President Donald Tusk ahead of 2018 EU-China Summit
- Amnesty International oral statement during General Debate with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights at the 38th session of the Human Rights Council
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