Showing posts with label death penalty. Show all posts
Showing posts with label death penalty. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Egypt hangs 5 prisoners: officials

Egyptian prison authorities executed Tuesday five inmates who had been sentenced to death, four of them over a bombing that killed military cadets, security officials said.

Friday, May 5, 2017

Berlin would bar Turks voting in Germany on Turkish death penalty

Germany said on Friday it would not allow Turks to vote on its territory in any Turkish referendum on reintroduction of the death penalty - a measure proposed by President Tayyip Erdogan after July's failed army coup attempt.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Saudi Arabia: 15 in Iran spy cell sentenced to death

The criminal court in Saudi Arabia sentenced to death 15 convicted of spying for Iranian intelligence. Al Arabiya correspondent reported two others were acquitted. The sentencing came after a 10-month trail 160 hearings.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Turkey Could Extend State of Emergency, Erdogan Warns EU

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday warned the European Union that Turkey could extend by at least another three months a state of emergency that has been in place since the failed July coup.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Egypt court overturns Mohamed Morsi's life sentence

Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi has had a life sentence overturned by the country's Court of Cassation, which ordered a retrial in the case that revolves around accusations of espionage with Palestinian group Hamas.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Egypt's highest court: Mohammed Morsi death sentence overturned

Egypt's highest court has overturned a death sentence against ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.
Morsi had been condemned to death for his part in a mass prison break during the 2011 revolution.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Turkey could put EU talks to a referendum next year: Erdogan

Turkey could hold a referendum on whether to continue membership talks with the European Union next year, President Tayyip Erdogan said Monday, repeating his warning to Brussels that it needed to "make up its mind" on Turkish accession.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Pakistan confirms death sentence to 10 "hardcore terrorists"

Pakistani Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif on Thursday confirmed death sentences to another 10 "hardcore terrorists" involved in heinous offenses related to terrorism including killing of innocent civilians, polio workers, NGO employees, police officials and armed forces personnel, the military said.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

L'Indonésie rejette les appels internationaux à stopper les exécutions imminentes

L'Indonésie a rejeté jeudi les appels de l'ONU et de l'UE à renoncer à l'exécution de 14 condamnés à mort pour trafic de drogue, en majorité étrangers, alors que des familles de détenus ont été informées que les exécutions auraient lieu dans la nuit.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Turkey's ambassador to Bangladesh asked to report home

Turkish Foreign Ministry has asked Turkey's ambassador to Bangladesh to report to Ankara for consultations in the aftermath of hanging of a senior Jamaat-e-Islami party leader in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, an unnamed diplomatic source said Thursday.

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Erdoğan says he will not meet Sisi unless Brotherhood death sentences lifted

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said he would not meet with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi unless the death sentences of ousted President Mohammad Morsi and other Muslim Brotherhood members are revised and lifted, Turkish media reports said.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Monday, January 4, 2016

Egypt court overturns life sentences against Brotherhood

 Egypt's Court of Cassation overturned on Monday a life sentence handed to Muslim Brotherhood chief and spiritual guide Mohamed Badie over violence-related charges in an appeal session, ordering a retrial.

Saturday, January 2, 2016

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