November 8, 2013
A sharp increase in the use of the death penalty in Iraq has brought the number of known executions to the highest since the toppling of Saddam Hussein in 2003, with at least seven prisoners sent to t...
October 10, 2013
The Iraqi authorities must immediately halt all executions, Amnesty International said after 42 people were executed in the last two days.
October 7, 2013
A wave of suicide bombings targeting school children and Shi’a pilgrims over the weekend marks a deplorable turn in the current surge in violence, said Amnesty International.
September 25, 2013
All executions in Iraq must be halted immediately, Amnesty International urged today after 13 men were executed in Baghdad.