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December 18, 2012
Twenty-eight people are at imminent risk of execution after their death sentences were ratified yesterday.
News
December 7, 2012
Taiwan must not succumb to public pressure and revert to using the death penalty, Amnesty International said as it urged an immediate moratorium on capital punishment.
Press Release
November 21, 2012

The Afghan government today confirmed it had executed six prisoners on death row, in addition to the eight prisoners already executed on November 20, 2012.

Press Release
November 21, 2012

A vote to establish a moratorium on the death penalty at the U.N. General Assembly’s human rights committee has given a further boost to the global goal of ending the use of capital punishment.

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