Death penalty (841)
Aug 29 2019 11:38am
Urgent Action Outcome: Man with claims of innocence executed in Texas
Lawrence Swearingen, who has been on death row in Texas, USA since 200...
    Aug 23 2019 10:12am
    Urgent Action Outcome: Three men executed by firing squad in Bahrain
    On 27 July 2019, Ali Mohamed Hakeem al-Arab, Ahmed Isa Ahmed Isa al-Ma...
      Aug 15 2019 12:59pm
      Urgent Action update: Iranian-swedish academic forcibly disappeared
      Iranian-Swedish academic Ahmadreza Djalali has been subjected to enfor...
        Aug 14 2019 1:00am
        Egypt: Rabaa massacre still haunting country - new briefing
        On sixth anniversary of the killings, Amnesty publishes list of five c...
          Aug 5 2019 11:21am
          Urgent Action: Man with claims of innocence at risk of execution
          Larry Swearingen has been on death row in Texas, USA since 2000 and is...
            Aug 2 2019 10:45am
            Japan: Two hanged in 'deplorable' executions
            Amnesty International has again called on Japan to abolish the death p...
              Aug 1 2019 2:25pm
              Urgent Action update: 30 opposition figures sentenced to death
              On 9 July 2019, the Huthi-run Specialized Criminal Court (SCC) of Sana...
                Jul 26 2019 1:10pm
                Saudi Arabia: reformist cleric faces possible death penalty for peaceful activism
                Sheikh Salman al-Awda previously advised Mohammad bin Salman over refo...
                  Jul 25 2019 6:46pm
                  USA: Decision to reinstate federal executions 'outrageous' and must not proceed
                  The US government has announced it plans to resume federal executions ...
                    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 ...