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Press Release
October 28, 2011

Japan’s justice minister should not sign execution warrants, Amnesty International and the Anti-Death Penalty Asia Network said today, following the minister’s announcement that he does not intend...

Victory
September 13, 2011

Seventeen Indian migrant workers who were sentenced to death in March 2010 for the murder of a Pakistani national in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have had their death sentences revoked on appeal....

Amnesty in the News
May 24, 2011
Associated Press

"Amnesty International urged Bahrain to overturn the death sentences of two people arrested during Shiite-led anti-government protests in the Gulf island kingdom."

Press Release
March 28, 2011
A total of 31 countries abolished the death penalty in law or in practice during the last 10 years, but China, Iran, Saudi...

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