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Members of Amhara region militias ride on their truck as they head to face the Tigray People's Liber

Graphic video shows Ethiopian troops executing prisoners in Tigray - CNN

G7 countries urging an independent probe into alleged rights abuses in the region

03/04/2021

If Iran ‘can kill Navid Afkari who's so beloved, they would kill anybody’

While discussing international wrestling on his podcast, Rogan said about Afkari and the regime in Tehran: “It seems like what they were/are doing was just making sure that people were scared."

Hangman’s noose

Iran’s regime executes champion boxer after torture, third in 4 months

Mutairi, third victim in four months, faced severe torture that led to his false confession that he killed two Basij militia members.

An Iranian policeman takes out his gun ahead of a hanging.

Iran hangs Baloch militant for killing of two Revolutionary Guards

Iran has the world's highest number of executions after China.

By REUTERS
30/01/2021
Hangman’s noose

Iran executes second wrestler 5 months after killing wrestler Afkari

It is unclear whether the Islamic Republic authorities forced Hosseini to confess to a crime he did not commit.

Members of Magic Movement, a group of young Bangladeshis, stage a mock execution scene in protest of

Executions plunge 85% in 2020 as Saudi Arabia halts drug-related sentences

Questions about death-penalty reforms remain.

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
19/01/2021
Reverend Sylvester Edwards, President of the Terre Haute NAACP, stands near the Federal Correctional

US carries out 13th and final execution under Trump administration

Higgs is the 13th person executed by the US government in an extraordinary spree begun last summer by Trump. Prior to Trump, the federal government had executed only three people since 1963.

By REUTERS
16/01/2021
Hangman’s noose

US, UK officials want EU and Olympics to stop execution of Iran wrestler

Lord John Mann asked “Where is the International Olympic Committee and world wrestling on this? (among others!)”

Why is the world ignoring the execution of an Iranian journalist?

Iran has set a frightful record when it comes to human rights, an issue that has escalated dramatically in recent years.

By NADAV HAKHAM
06/01/2021
People stage a protest against the recent execution by Iran of up to 20 Kurds.

Iran execution of man convicted of murder when 16 draws UN condemnation

Persons convicted of crimes as juveniles have been executed regularly since the establishment of the Islamic Republic in 1979.

By REUTERS
31/12/2020
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