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World - Region
10/6/2023 12:57:09 PM
Iranian campaigner Narges Mohammadi has for decades campaigned on the most sensitive issues in the Islamic republic, opposing pillars of the clerical system including capital punishment and the obligatory hijab, and defiantly refusing to give up her campaigning even behind bars.

World - Region
4/4/2023 4:58:27 PM
The UN Human Rights Council denounced Tuesday the rising numbers of executions in Iran, including of people who received the capital punishment in connection with protests that have rocked the country.

World - Region
12/12/2022 11:53:34 AM
Iran on Monday executed a second man convicted over the protests that have shaken the regime for almost three months, defying an international outcry over its use of capital punishment against those involved in the movement.

World - International
12/3/2022 11:16:24 AM
Myanmar's military-installed government has sentenced more critics to death, bringing the total to 139, and is using capital punishment as a tool to crush opposition, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights said Friday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
11/20/2020 1:15:00 PM
The debate over capital punishment in Tunisia has entered a new phase after a series of violent crimes in Tunis

World - Region
1/28/2018 8:24:57 PM

World - International
10/10/2017 9:24:00 PM

World - Region
3/18/2017 5:58:46 PM

World - International
7/27/2016 4:56:00 PM

Egypt - Politics
6/16/2015 10:15:59 PM
On Tuesday, an Egyptian court sentenced ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and 99 others to death over a jailbreak during the 2011 uprising

Egypt - Politics
5/21/2015 7:03:24 PM
Ahram Online answers common questions about capital punishment in Egypt

Egypt - Politics
1/12/2015 4:41:53 PM
The Grand Mufti reviews the court's capital punishment decisions before judges issue final ruling

Egypt - Politics
12/7/2014 1:33:25 PM
Case relates to clashes between Muslim Brotherhood members and anti-Mohamed Morsi protestors in Cairo's Moqatam district in 2013; top Brotherhood leaders not among those considered for capital punishment

Egypt - Politics
12/2/2014 7:38:52 PM
Giza criminal court sentences 188 to death for the murder of 11 police officers in Kerdasa in August 2013

World - Region
8/4/2014 2:26:46 PM

Multimedia -
4/28/2014 1:50:22 PM
After an Egypt judge rules capital punishment for 683 Morsi supporters, families and relatives collapse outside the courthouse in Minya

Opinion -
4/7/2014 6:15:17 PM
The verdict of capital punishment levelled at hundreds in the Al-Minya case does not follow the Egyptian judiciary's established customs

Egypt - Politics
3/24/2014 6:03:13 PM
How does Monday's mass death sentence for 529 people fit into the country's modern history of the death penalty?

Egypt - Politics
3/24/2014 9:51:08 AM
In the largest set of death sentences handed to defendants in the modern history of Egypt, court orders capital punishment for 529 supporters of ousted president Morsi over murder of police officer

World - International
8/13/2013 3:41:42 PM
Pakistan to execute two militants after overturning five year moratorium on death penalty; Taliban declares move act of war

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