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Afghanistan

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Executions in 2018 to date (last updated on June 13, 2018)

3. [1]

References

[1] Khaama Press, Kidnappers and killers of the 12-year-old Abasin hanged in Kabul, https://www.khaama.com/kidnappers-and-killers-of-the-12-year-old-abasin-hanged-in-kabul-04369, Jan. 28, 2018.

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Algeria

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0. [1]

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Antigua and Barbuda

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0. [1]

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Bahamas

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0. [1]

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Bahrain

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0. [1]

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Bangladesh

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0. [1]

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Barbados

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0. [1]

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Belarus

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2. [1]

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[1] Radio Free Europe, EU, Council Of Europe Condemn New Executions In Belarus, Call For Moratorium, https://www.rferl.org/a/belarus-eu-council-of-europe-condemn-new-executions-call-for-moratorium/29259839.html, May 30, 2018.

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Belize

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0. [1]

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Botswana

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2. [1]

References

[1] AfricaNews, Botswana hangs man who murdered girlfriend and son in 2010, http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/19/botswana-hangs-man-who-murdered-girlfriend-and-son-in-2010/, Feb. 19, 2018. Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban, Botswana hangs man convicted of murder and robbery in 2015, http://www.africanews.com/2018/05/25/botswana-hangs-man-convicted-of-murder-and-robbery-in-2015//, May 25, 2018.

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Brunei

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0. 0. [1]

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Cameroon

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0. [1]

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Central African Republic

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0. [1]

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Chad

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0. [1]

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China

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0. The number of executions is a state secret, and the executions reported in the media are a fraction of those that are carried out. Human rights organizations estimate that China carries out thousands of executions a year, more than the rest of the world together. [1]

References

[1] Dui Hua, Criminal Justice – Death Penalty Reform, http://duihua.org/wp/?page_id=136, last accessed Jan. 12, 2016. Amnesty Intl., Death Sentences and Executions in 2015, p. 2, ACT 50/3487/2016, Apr. 2016. Reprieve, Global executions in 2016, http://www.reprieve.org.uk/press/global-executions-2016/, Dec. 29, 2016. Andy East, China executes Monday first Columbian for drug trafficking in 2010, https://thecitypaperbogota.com/news/china-executes-74-year-old-colombian-for-drug-trafficking/16433, The City Paper, Feb. 28, 2017. South China Morning Post, Double murderer executed in southwest China after change of plea fails, http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2089956/double-murderer-executed-southwest-china-after-change-plea-fails, Apr. 23, 2017. Shanghai Daily, Former Chinese official executed following supreme court’s approval, http://www.shanghaidaily.com/nation/Former-Chinese-official-executed-following-supreme-courts-approval/shdaily.shtml, May 26, 2017. South China Morning Post, 13 Chinese sentenced to death for drugs offences as thousands look on in public trial, http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2100147/13-chinese-sentenced-death-drugs-offences-thousands-look-public, Jun. 27, 2017.

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Comoros

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0. [1]

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Cuba

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0. [1]

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Democratic Republic of the Congo

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0. [1]

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Dominica

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0. [1]

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Egypt

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12. [1]

References

[1] Asharq Al-Awsat, Egypt Executes Man Accused of Killing Army Officer, https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1153506/egypt-executes-man-accused-killing-army-officer, Jan. 24, 2018. European Parliament, Motion for a resolution on Executions in Egypt, http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=MOTION&reference=B8-2018-0116&format=XML&language=EN, Feb. 6, 2018. Al Jazeera Network, Egypt must end death penalty: EU politicians, http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/egypt-death-penalty-eu-politicians-180208151830895.html, Feb. 8, 2018. Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, Egypt: Suspend death sentences issued after unjust trials in military courts, https://cihrs.org/stop-execution-of-death-sentences-rendered-by-special-trials-lacking-the-minimum-guarantees-of-justice/?lang=en, Mar. 28, 2018.

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Equatorial Guinea

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0. [1]

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Eritrea

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0. [1]

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Ethiopia

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Gambia

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0. [1]

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Ghana

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0. [1]

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Grenada

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0. [1]

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Guatemala

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0. [1]

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Guyana

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0. [1]

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India

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Indonesia

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0. [1]

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Iran

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Given the secrecy surrounding executions, exact numbers are difficult to obtain and different figures are provided by various organizations.

According to the Abdorrahman Boroumand Foundation, there have been 75 executions in 2018. [1]

The Iran Human Rights Monitor tally reports 88 executions as of June 13, 2018. [2]

The actual number of executions is likely to be higher, given the government’s underreporting of executions and the holding of secret executions.

References

[1] Human Rights and Democracy for Iran (A project of the Abdorrahman Boroumand Foundation), Reported executions 2018, https://www.iranrights.org/, last accessed June 13, 2018.
[2] Iran HRM, Iran HRM Monthlies, http://iran-hrm.com/index.php/category/report/iran-hrm-monthlies/, June 4, 2018.

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Iraq

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13. [1]

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[1] PressTV, 11 executed in Iraq over terrorism charges: Justice ministry, http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/04/16/558732/Iraq-executions-terrorist-convicts, Apr. 16, 2018.

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Jamaica

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0. [1]

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Japan

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0. [1]

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Jordan

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Kenya

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0. [1]

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Kuwait

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Laos

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0. [1]

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Lebanon

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Lesotho

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0. [1]

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Liberia

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Libya

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Malawi

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Malaysia

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Maldives

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Mali

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Mauritania

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Morocco

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Myanmar

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Niger

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Nigeria

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North Korea

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Oman

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Pakistan

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The government does not typically provide official figures. According to figures gathered by the organization Justice Project Pakistan, using a three-step process to verify the accuracy of its execution count, there have been at least 8 executions in 2018 as of June 13. [1]

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[1] Justice Project Pakistan, Email to DPW, May 23, 2018.

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Palestinian Authority

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Papua New Guinea

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Qatar

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Russian Federation

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Saint Kitts and Nevis

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Saint Lucia

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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0. [1]

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Saudi Arabia

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48. [1]

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[1] APA News, Nigerian drug convicts executed in Saudi Arabia, http://apanews.net/en/pays/nigeria/news/nigerian-drug-convicts-executed-in-saudi-arabia, Jan. 27, 2018. Saudi Gazette, Four Pakistanis Executed for Murder, Rape, http://saudigazette.com.sa/article/527967/SAUDI-ARABIA/Four-Pakistanis-executed-murder-rape, Feb. 8, 2017. Xinhua News, Indonesia deplores Saudi Arabia’s execution against Indonesian worker without notice, http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-03/19/c_137050776.htm, Mar. 19, 2018. Human Rights Watch, Saudi Arabia: Executions for Drug Crimes Crown Prince Signals Possible Limit on Non-Murder Executions, https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/25/saudi-arabia-executions-drug-crimes, Apr. 25, 2018.

Crimes and Offenders Punishable By Death

International Commitments

Death Penalty In Law

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Sierra Leone

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0. [1]

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Crimes and Offenders Punishable By Death

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Singapore

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2. [1]

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[1] Samantha Boh, Drug trafficker from Ghana hanged after clemency plea rejected, http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/courts-crime/drug-trafficker-from-ghana-hanged-after-clemency-plea-rejected, Mar. 12, 2018. UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, UN Human Rights Office condemns execution for drug-related offences in Singapore, http://bangkok.ohchr.org/news/press/Singapurax.aspx, Mar. 16, 2018.

Crimes and Offenders Punishable By Death

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Somalia

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0. [1]

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Crimes and Offenders Punishable By Death

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Death Penalty In Law

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South Korea

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0. [1]

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Death Penalty In Law

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South Sudan

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0. [1]

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Sri Lanka

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0. [1]

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Sudan

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0. [1]

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Swaziland

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0. [1]

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Syria

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0. [1]

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Taiwan

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0. [1]

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Tajikistan

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0. [1]

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Tanzania

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0. [1]

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Thailand

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0. [1]

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Tonga

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0. [1]

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Trinidad and Tobago

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0. [1]

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Tunisia

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0. [1]

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Uganda

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0. [1]

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United Arab Emirates

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0. [1]

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United States of America

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11. [1]

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[1] Death Penalty Information Center, Execution List 2018, https://deathpenaltyinfo.org/execution-list-2018, last accessed June 13, 2018.

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Vietnam

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0. [1]

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Yemen

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0. [1]

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Zambia

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0. [1]

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Zimbabwe

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0. [1]

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Death Penalty In Law

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