Iran executes nuclear scientist for 'spying' for the U.S.Iran executes nuclear scientist convicted of handing over "confidential and vital" information to the United States.
Hamas sentences three 'spies for Israel' to deathMilitary court in Gaza sentences three local residents to death after they were convicted of spying for Israel.
ISIS claims killing of five Syrian journalistsJihadist group publishes video showing the execution-style killing of five journalists kidnapped in eastern Syria.
Hamas executes three men for murderHamas authorities in Gaza execute three men behind closed doors, security sources say.
Amnesty warns of surge in executions in Saudi ArabiaAmnesty International warns more than 100 people might be executed by Saudi Arabia in the first six months of 2016.
Hamas: We can execute people without Abbas's consentHamas claims that the death penalty in Gaza can be carried out without the consent of PA chairman.
UN report blasts Hamas over executions - but raps Israel as wellUN envoy takes Hamas to task over executions, while chiding Israel over terrorist deaths.
UN envoy alarmed over Hamas's public executionsUN's Middle East envoy warns that Hamas's planned public executions are illegal.
Hamas planning public executions of criminalsHamas announces plans to carry out a series of public executions in Gaza.
Turkey nabs ISIS executionerSeven ISIS members, including a senior leader and executioner responsible for several murders in Syria, arrested in raid.
Hundreds in France protest 'executioner' RouhaniIranian president given raucous welcome over the execution of 2,000 people since he came to power, as protesters demand justice.
Saudis behead 50 in first ten days of 2016Saudi Arabia executes Ethiopian woman on questionable charges, but UN Human Rights Council chair already falling short of its 2015 record.
Saudi Arabia says all those executed received a fair trialSaudi Arabia's mission to the UN defends the execution of 47 men, including Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr which angered Iran.
Fatah casts US as co-star in Israeli 'execution' videoCartoon on official page of Abbas's faction mimics ISIS execution videos, showing US supporting IDF as it 'executes' Palestinian kids.
ISIS explains how it brought down Russian planeISIS's English magazine announces it executed Chinese and Norwegian hostages, shows photo of how bomb smuggled in can.
Iran reportedly open to discussing human rights violationsUN rapporteur says Iran is willing to discuss alleged human rights violations but hasn't taken any concrete steps.
ISIS uses Palmyra historic site to execute three peopleISIS executes three people in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra by binding them to three historic columns and blowing them up.
UNHRC member Saudi Arabia to execute pro-democracy clericSaudi Arabia's Supreme Court rejects appeal against the death sentence for Shiite cleric who called for pro-democracy protests.
PLO Threatens Israel for 'Executing' TerroristsPLO unity government runs wild with whitewashing of 'youths' trying to murder Jews, threatens the situation may 'blow up completely.'
UN Chief Urges Iran to Halt ExecutionsUN Secretary-General calls on Iran to impose a moratorium on executions after two juvenile offenders hanged.
Hamas Sentences Man to Death for 'Collaborating with Israel'Terror group refuses to provide details on the trial after sentencing 28 year-old to die for allegedly collaborating against the Islamists.
ISIS Executed 2,000 in Mosul Since TakeoverOfficials says ISIS has executed more than 2,000 people in and around the Iraqi city of Mosul since seizing it last year.
Iran's 'Execution Spree' Continues; 31 Slaughtered in 9 Days43-year-old mother among those executed as Iran ups its killing-rate. Amnesty condemns 'premeditated, judicially-sanctioned' mass killings.
Syrian Rebels Execute ISIS Fighters in 'Retribution' VideoFighters from Jaysh al-Islam kill 18 Islamic State jihadists in gruesome video mimicking ISIS execution clips.
Three Beheaded in Saudi ArabiaRiyadh decapitates one Syrian drug trafficker and two Saudis convicted of murder amid dispute over fair trial.
Saudi Arabia Looks for New Executioners, Beginners WelcomeNot Raqqa - Riyadh: Saudi government giving free training for aspiring executioners to carry out capital punishment under Sharia law.
ISIS Executes 20 Men in PalmyraISIS publicly executes 20 men accused of fighting for the Syrian regime.
Watch: Activists 'Punk' Iranian Foreign MinisterHuman rights activists hand out free ice cream at NYU event where Iranian RM Javad Zarif speaking, to 'celebrate' over 1,000 executions.
A Run Down of ISIS's Hit ListFrom beheadings to burnings and everything in between, all the atrocities since last August show what the Islamic State really looks like.
Liberman Praises Jordanian King for Executing ISIS TerroristsForeign Minister Avigdor Liberman on Wednesday praised Jordan's King Abdullah for executing two terrorists in 'revenge' against ISIS.
Who is the Woman ISIS so Desperately Wants Freed from Jordan?Why did ISIS drop its demand for $200 million in ransom, and instead seek the release of a female terrorist in Jordanian custody?
ISIS Executes Nearly 2,000 in Syria in Six MonthsSyrian monitoring organization says ISIS has killed 1,878 people in Syria over the past six months.
ISIS Executes Fighters who Tried to EscapeISIS executes 100 of its own foreign fighters who tried to flee their headquarters in the Syrian city of Raqqa.
ISIS Continues to Execute 'Criminals' in Iraq and SyriaISIS recently executed two Syrian men convicted of collaborating with the Assad regime.
Iran Claims Most Executions Are Over Drug Smuggling93 percent of executions in the country involve drug smuggling, says Iranian official in response to UN report.
UN Concerned Over Continued Executions in IranUN's rapporteur for Iran says there is a surge of executions in the country, even under "reformist" Rouhani.
Iranian Man Executed for 'Heresy'Former psychologist executed for heresy in Iran after being convicted of “corruption on earth and heresy in religion.”
Report: Hamas Executes Officer over Spying ChargesHamas executes a Palestinian Arab officer accused of spying for Israel, the latest in a series of similar incidents.
IS Publicly Executes Alleged Spies in IraqIS terrorists publicly execute eight Sunni men in a small northern Iraqi village for allegedly plotting against the group.
Fatah Official: What's the Difference Between Hamas and ISIS?Senior Fatah official Tawfiq Tirawi slams Hamas executions, brutalization of Fatah members in Gaza, compares with ISIS.
War Crimes Indictment Filed Against Hamas Head at ICCShurat Hadin civil rights group turns to International Criminal Court over Hamas's summary executions of dozens of 'collaborators'.
IS Executes Scores of Captured Syrian SoldiersIS posts a video showing the execution of Syrian soldiers captured when the group seized an airbase in the province of Raqqa.
Report: After Executions, Hamas Arrests 150 More 'Collaborators'Following a string of public executions, an increasingly paranoid Hamas continues frantic investigation into IDF targeting of top leaders.
PA Blasts Hamas for Executing 'Collaborators with Israel'The Palestinian Authority blasts Hamas officials for executing more than 20 alleged collaborators with Israel, saying this is illegal.
Amnesty Condemns Hamas Over ExecutionsAmnesty International calls on Hamas to stop executions of suspected collaborators, hours after 18 more Gazans are executed by the group.
ISIS Crucifies One of Its Own in SyriaThe Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant executes and crucifies one of its own men for corruption.
UN Rights Chief: ISIS 'Almost Certainly' Committed War CrimesUN's human rights chief, Navi Pillay, says ISIS terrorists have almost certainly committed war crimes by executing hundreds in Iraq.
U.S. Voices Concerns Over Iran ExecutionsThe United States voices concerns about the large number of executions in Iran, after an opposition activist is hanged.
Hamas Kills Palestinian Arabs for 'Collaborating' with IsraelHamas executes 'collaborators.' Will this become the norm in a unity government?
Syria: Jihadists Execute 22 People in AleppoJihadists from the ISIS execute 22 people after taking control of a town in Aleppo province.
Iran Hangs Arab Poet As 'Enemy of G-d'Ethnic-Arab Iranian who spoke against mistreatment of local Arabs executed for 'waging war on G-d,' spreading 'corruption on earth.'
UN Experts Slam Surge in Iranian ExecutionsAfter Amnesty report reveals two people executed every day so far this year, UN calls on Tehran to curb the killings.
January 2014: Two People Executed Every Day in IranAmnesty International slams 'meaningless change of image' by Islamic Republic. Many executions given for political crimes.
Gaza 'Collaborator' Sentenced to Death by HangingHamas-run military court sentences a man to death by hanging after finding him guilty collaborating with Israeli authorities.
UN Decries New Execution Tactics in IraqShifting tactics in sectarian violence continues to raise fears over all-out war between Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims in Iraq.
Syria Jihadists Execute Members of Rival FactionIn the latest atrocity of the Syrian civil war, Al-Qaeda-linked rebels execute the commander of a rival rebel faction and six of his men.
Iranian Who Survived Hanging May Or May Not be Re-executedA 37-year-old Iranian was convicted of smuggling drugs, hanged, pronounced dead and survived. What happens now?