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February 15, 2013
Sudanese authorities must halt the execution of a Darfuri activist whose sentence was changed from 10 years' imprisonment to death, Amnesty International has urged.
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February 14, 2013

“Marylanders are now on course to eliminate the abhorrent practice of capital punishment. The state will have an opportunity to support victims’ families and focus on public safety solutions that a...

February 13, 2013
Authorities in Yemen “played deaf” to last-ditch calls to save a prisoner who was executed on Wednesday, Amnesty International has said.
February 8, 2013
Ten people have been executed since the start of the year including, controversially, one man who had been tried twice for the same crime.

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