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Capital punishment by country

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The European Union holds a strong position against the death penalty; its abolition is a key objective for the Union's human ...

The Death Penalty: An International Perspective | Death Penalty ...

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The officers also addressed whether capital punishment actually helps to keep ... EXECUTIONS AND DEATH SENTENCES AROUND THE WORLD (+ after a ...

The Death Penalty Worldwide - Infoplease

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According to Amnesty International, as of July 2015, 101 countries have abolished the death penalty for all crimes in law, while 140 countries have abolished the ...

5 Surprising Facts About the Death Penalty Worldwide

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Apr 13, 2013 ... ... world. Here are five of the most interesting death penalty facts from last year: ... The reasoning behind executions also vary around the world.

Death Penalty Worldwide

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The current law and practice of capital punishment in every country that retains it, including death row and execution numbers, death-eligible crimes, methods of ... was created in partnership with the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty

10 Horrifying Methods Of Capital Punishment From Around The World

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Jul 18, 2013 ... In Texas, they prefer the electric chair, but around the world and throughout history, there have been many awful, horrendous methods of killing ...

Execution methods around the world | Al Jazeera America

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Apr 30, 2014 ... Despite campaigns calling for an end to capital punishment, executions are still carried out around the world. in 2013, 22 countries executed ...

Map: Which Countries Use the Death Penalty? - The Atlantic

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Jul 6, 2011 ... The U.S. is joined by the world's most failing and most autocratic states, ... how the world divides between countries with the death penalty (red), ... at a time when we are trying to convince leaders around the world to loosen ...

#TalkAboutIt: Capital punishment around the world - ABC News ...

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Apr 5, 2015 ... Photo: Executions are declining worldwide, but some of the world's most powerful nations continue to use the death penalty. (Flickr: mhlradio).

10 Countries That Still Embrace Capital Punishment - Criminal ...

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Over the years, capital punishment has gained and lost support around the world as countries have developed new laws to retain the death penalty for certain ...

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Death Penalty | Amnesty International

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Amnesty opposes the death penalty at all times - regardless of who is ... Today, the number has risen to 140 - nearly two-thirds of countries around the world.

Death penalty statistics, country by country | visualisation and data ...

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Amnesty International data on executions around the world. ... Despite more countries abolishing the death penalty, its practice remains commonplace. China  ...

Death Sentences and Executions 2014 | Amnesty International USA

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Mar 31, 2015 ... An alarming number of countries used the death penalty to tackle real or ... security was visible around the world, with China, Pakistan, Iran and ...