The death penalty is still presented as a crime control measure in the Caribbean despite the lack of convincing evidence of its deterrent effect.
Migrant workers' accomodation in Qatar © Shaival Dalal
Burning and looting of Muslim property and a mosque in PK 26 area, north of the capital Bangui in late January. © Amnesty International
Ihar Tsikhanyuk, an openly gay man and gay rights activist, was having hospital treatment for a stomach ulcer when two police officers entered the hospital ward and asked him to go with them.