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Malik Jalal

Malik Jalal is on America’s ‘Kill List’. The U.S. government has already tried to kill him...

Obama’s plan to close Guantánamo

President Obama has released his administration’s plan to close Guantánamo Bay after 14 years of...

Nasser Salim

57 people were killed in the drone strikes attempting to target an alleged Al-Qaida leader - who was...

Global executions reach 25-year high - Reprieve comment

The number of executions carried out globally last year rose to a 25-year high, a review of the...

Execution secrecy in Virginia

The state of Virginia has taken a step backwards on the death penalty. Calls for the return of the...

Saudi Arabia tells UN Human Rights Council it “does not torture”

Saudi Arabia has claimed to the UN Human Rights Council that it “fights torture” and guarantees...

Abdullah Hasan al-Zaher

Abdullah was just 15 years old when he was arrested in 2012 for participating in protests in Saudi...

The Death Penalty in Saudi Arabia

For over a decade, Saudi Arabia has ranked among the top five executing countries in the world. This...

Abdul Basit

Abdul Basit faces hanging in Pakistan, despite being paralyzed from the waist down. His execution...

Ali al-Nimr

Ali al-Nimr was just 17 years old when he was sentenced to death by crucifixion in the wake of the...

Ivan Teleguz

Ivan Teleguz faces execution in Virginia dispute overwhelming evidence of his innocence. Since his...

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