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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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January 30, 2013
Despair and hopelessness pervade in a Yemeni prison where scores of children are on hunger strike to protest at their conditions and about a fellow inmate's recent death sentence.
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January 23, 2013
A Chinese woman who beat her husband to death with a gun after suffering months of domestic violence should not be executed.
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January 21, 2013
Sudanese teacher and activist Jalila Khamis Koko has been released after nine months in detention, during which time she faced the death penalty on fabricated charges.

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