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February 8, 2013

Amnesty International said today reports that Zimbabwe has recruited a new hangman are “disturbing” and raises fears that the country may start executions after a seven-year hiatus.

News
February 8, 2013
Halting the use of child soldiers in conflicts is just one of a series of compelling reasons for states to adopt a strong Arms Trade Treaty.
News
February 8, 2013
A 20-year-old woman accused of 'witchcraft' after a boy died in the city of Mount Hagen was stripped, tied up, doused in petrol and burned alive.
News
February 8, 2013
The appointment of a new hangman raises fears that the country may be preparing to start executions again after a seven year hiatus.

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