The above-named, aged 55 years and Professor of History at the University of Khartoum, has been in detention for a year, without charge or trial. He is being held in a prison in Port Sudan, in the north east of the country. Dr al-Gadal is known to be a diabetic and was earlier reported not...
The above-named was executed by lethal injection on 12 September 1990. It was reported that immediately before the execution, three physicians established the intravenous line used to deliver the lethal chemicals. This is believed to be the first time that doctors have assisted so directly in an...
Europe and Central Asia
Amnesty International fears for the life of a 32-year-old man who was reported to have been sentenced to death by the Supreme Court of the Udmurt Autonomous Republic.