Death row (170)
Aug 15 2019 3:10pm
Urgent Action good news: Supreme court suspends all execution warrants
The Sri Lankan Supreme Court, while hearing the petitions to halt exec...
    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...
      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 ...
        Jun 28 2019 3:21pm
        Urgent Action update: Grave fears for prisoners on death row
        Amnesty International has received reports indicating that the Preside...
          Apr 25 2019 4:29pm
          AGM Report Back
          If you have not been to an Amnesty International AGM before you really...
          Apr 15 2019 4:22pm
          Urgent Action: 13 prisoners at risk of imminent execution
          After 43 years without using the death penalty, the President of Sri L...
            Apr 10 2019 12:00am
            Global executions fell by nearly a third last year - new report
            Figures down from 993 to 690 - lowest in at least a decade China re...
              Apr 1 2019 12:21pm
              Urgent Action bad news: Executions not resumed after prisoner found dead
              The State of Nevada was set to carry out its first execution in over 1...
                Dec 21 2018 3:28pm
                Urgent Action update: Chinese veteran activist executed
                Xu Youchen, 58, was executed on 15 November 2018 after the China Supre...
                  Dec 18 2018 4:10pm
                  Urgent Action: Risk of imminent execution for Hong Kong citizen
                  The death sentence of Hong Kong citizen Wu Zongxi is currently under r...