Belarus is the last country in Europe and the former Soviet Union to carry out executions.
Urgent Update: We have received information that Rachid Nini has started a sit-in, on 13 June 2011, in protest of his prison conditions.
It’s not much fun being a teenage boy in Kashmir.
As recently as October 2010, a drug called sodium thiopental was exported from the UK to the USA, where it was used by the State of Arizona in the execution of Jeffrey Landrigan.
The Ugandan Parliament are preparing to debate a bill which entrenches discrimination and hatred against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people on 11 May.