October 28, 2013
Two death row prisoners from Iran’s Kurdish minority are at imminent risk of being executed after the Iranian authorities carried out 20 death sentences over the weekend.
October 18, 2013
Okunishi Masaru, who has spent more than 40 years facing execution and is one of the oldest death row prisoners in the world, has had his seventh request for a retrial turned down.
October 16, 2013
Iranian authorities say prisoner will be hanged for a second time once his condition improves.
October 10, 2013
The Iraqi authorities must immediately halt all executions, Amnesty International said after 42 people were executed in the last two days.