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Japan executes two murderers

Japan said Friday it executed two death-row inmates in the first death sentences carried out since December, bringing the total number for the current administration of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...

Radical Islamist negotiator demands al-Assad's execution

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad should receive the death sentence, radical Islamist opposition representative Mohammed Aloush tells dpa at the Syrian peace talks.

Kuwaiti court sentences two to death for spying for Iran

A Kuwaiti court sentenced two men to death on Tuesday on charges of spying for Iran and the Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah.