Death penalty (857)
Jul 22 2019 2:43pm
Philippines: Duterte's call to revive death penalty is 'abhorrent'
President Duterte’s call to revive the death penalty during his State ...
    Jul 5 2019 1:50pm
    Sri Lanka: today's reprieve for death row prisoners should be made permanent
    Four people due to be hanged for drug-related offences have received a...
      Jun 28 2019 3:21pm
      Urgent Action update: Grave fears for prisoners on death row
      Amnesty International has received reports indicating that the Preside...
        Jun 26 2019 10:02am
        Sri Lanka: Outrage as President signs death warrants for four prisoners
        Amnesty International is shocked by Sri Lankan President Maithripala S...
          Jun 25 2019 11:08am
          Sri Lanka: President must halt 13 imminent executions for drug-related crimes
          Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena must immediately halt plans ...
            Jun 18 2019 12:48pm
            Urgent Action: Iranian teenager at risk of execution
            Danial Zeinolabedini, an 18-year-old imprisoned in Mahabad prison, Wes...
              Jun 17 2019 4:39pm
              Saudi Arabia: Decision to spare teenager’s life must be followed by abolition of death penalty for all juveniles
              Responding to the news that Murtaja Qureiris, the young man from Saudi...
                Jun 13 2019 11:59am
                Iran: one million people sign petition calling for jailed lawyer's release
                Lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh was given 33-year jail sentence earlier this ye...
                  Jun 10 2019 3:00pm
                  Urgent Action good news: Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan for Canada a free woman
                  Asia Bibi is a Christian farm worker, who was sentenced to death for b...
                    Jun 7 2019 6:06pm
                    Saudi Arabia: boy arrested aged 13 at risk of execution
                    Murtaja Qureiris faces possible execution for offences which date back...