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Amnesty warns about executions in Saudi Arabia

Amnesty International warns more than 100 people might be executed by Saudi Arabia in the first six months of 2016.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/28/2016, 2:04 AM

Hamas: We can execute without Abbas's consent

Hamas claims that the death penalty in Gaza can be carried out without the consent of PA chairman.Ben Ariel, 5/27/2016, 2:15 AM

UN report blasts Hamas over executions

UN envoy takes Hamas to task over executions, while chiding Israel over terrorist deaths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2016, 9:33 AM

UN envoy alarmed over Hamas's public executions

UN's Middle East envoy warns that Hamas's planned public executions are illegal.Ben Ariel, 5/26/2016, 5:16 AM

Hamas planning public executions of criminals

Hamas announces plans to carry out a series of public executions in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 5/23/2016, 5:43 AM

Turkey nabs ISIS executioner

Seven ISIS members, including a senior leader and executioner responsible for several murders in Syria, arrested in raid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2016, 12:27 PM

Hundreds in France protest 'executioner' Rouhani

Iranian president given raucous welcome over the execution of 2,000 people since he came to power, as protesters demand justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2016, 8:55 PM

Saudis behead 50 in first ten days of 2016

Saudi Arabia executes Ethiopian woman on questionable charges, but UN Human Rights Council chair already falling short of its 2015 record.Ari Yashar, 1/10/2016, 9:00 PM

Saudi Arabia: Those executed received a fair trial

Saudi Arabia's mission to the UN defends the execution of 47 men, including Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr which angered Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2016, 6:46 AM

Fatah casts US co-star in Israel 'execution' video

Cartoon on official page of Abbas's faction mimics ISIS execution videos, showing US supporting IDF as it 'executes' Palestinian kids.Ari Yashar, 12/15/2015, 6:48 PM

ISIS explains how it brought down Russian plane

ISIS's English magazine announces it executed Chinese and Norwegian hostages, shows photo of how bomb smuggled in can.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2015, 5:48 PM

Iran open to discussing human rights violations?

UN rapporteur says Iran is willing to discuss alleged human rights violations but hasn't taken any concrete steps.Ben Ariel, 10/27/2015, 6:45 AM

ISIS uses Palmyra site to execute three people

ISIS executes three people in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra by binding them to three historic columns and blowing them up.Ben Ariel, 10/27/2015, 4:42 AM

Saudi Arabia to execute pro-democracy cleric

Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court rejects appeal against the death sentence for Shiite cleric who called for pro-democracy protests.Ben Ariel, 10/26/2015, 4:46 AM

PLO Threatens Israel for 'Executing' Terrorists

PLO unity government runs wild with whitewashing of 'youths' trying to murder Jews, threatens the situation may 'blow up completely.'Dalit Halevi, 10/21/2015, 3:16 PM

UN Chief Urges Iran to Halt Executions

UN Secretary-General calls on Iran to impose a moratorium on executions after two juvenile offenders hanged.Ben Ariel, 10/20/2015, 4:45 AM

Hamas Sentences Man to Die for 'Collaborating'

Terror group refuses to provide details on the trial after sentencing 28 year-old to die for allegedly collaborating against the Islamists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2015, 9:40 PM

ISIS Executed 2,000 in Mosul Since Takeover

Officials says ISIS has executed more than 2,000 people in and around the Iraqi city of Mosul since seizing it last year.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/7/2015, 10:55 PM

Iran's 'Execution Spree' Continues

43-year-old mother among those executed as Iran ups its killing-rate. Amnesty condemns 'premeditated, judicially-sanctioned' mass killings.Ari Soffer, 7/30/2015, 6:00 PM

Syrian Rebels Execute 18 ISIS Fighters

Fighters from Jaysh al-Islam kill 18 Islamic State jihadists in gruesome video mimicking ISIS execution clips.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2015, 12:09 PM

Three Beheaded in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh decapitates one Syrian drug trafficker and two Saudis convicted of murder amid dispute over fair trial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2015, 3:46 PM

Saudi Arabia Looks for New Executioners

Not Raqqa - Riyadh: Saudi government giving free training for aspiring executioners to carry out capital punishment under Sharia law.Tova Dvorin, 5/29/2015, 1:20 PM

ISIS Executes 20 Men in Palmyra

ISIS publicly executes 20 men accused of fighting for the Syrian regime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2015, 2:42 AM

Watch: Activists 'Punk' Iranian Foreign Minister

Human rights activists hand out free ice cream at NYU event where Iranian RM Javad Zarif speaking, to 'celebrate' over 1,000 executions.Ari Soffer, 5/3/2015, 4:25 PM

A Run Down of ISIS's Hit List

From beheadings to burnings and everything in between, all the atrocities since last August show what the Islamic State really looks like.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 6:48 PM

Liberman Praises Jordanian King for Executions

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman on Wednesday praised Jordan's King Abdullah for executing two terrorists in 'revenge' against ISIS.Yaakov Levi, 2/4/2015, 4:03 PM

Analysts: Who is Sajida al-Rishawi?

Why did ISIS drop its demand for $200 million in ransom, and instead seek the release of a female terrorist in Jordanian custody?Yaakov Levi, 1/25/2015, 2:55 PM

ISIS Executes Nearly 2,000 in Syria in Six Months

Syrian monitoring organization says ISIS has killed 1,878 people in Syria over the past six months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2014, 5:13 AM

ISIS Executes Fighters who Tried to Escape

ISIS executes 100 of its own foreign fighters who tried to flee their headquarters in the Syrian city of Raqqa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2014, 5:02 AM

ISIS Continues to Execute 'Criminals'

ISIS recently executed two Syrian men convicted of collaborating with the Assad regime.Dalit Halevi and Elad Benari, 12/16/2014, 2:12 AM

Iran: Most Executions Are Over Drug Smuggling

93 percent of executions in the country involve drug smuggling, says Iranian official in response to UN report.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2014, 4:46 AM

UN Concerned Over Continued Executions in Iran

UN's rapporteur for Iran says there is a surge of executions in the country, even under "reformist" Rouhani.Ben Ariel, 10/28/2014, 5:42 AM

Iranian Man Executed for 'Heresy'

Former psychologist executed for heresy in Iran after being convicted of “corruption on earth and heresy in religion.”Ben Ariel, 10/1/2014, 5:13 AM

Report: Hamas Executes Officer over Spying Charges

Hamas executes a Palestinian Arab officer accused of spying for Israel, the latest in a series of similar incidents.Ben Ariel, 9/16/2014, 2:13 AM

IS Publicly Executes Alleged Spies in Iraq

IS terrorists publicly execute eight Sunni men in a small northern Iraqi village for allegedly plotting against the group.Ben Ariel, 9/15/2014, 3:46 AM

Fatah Officials Compares Hamas, Islamic State

Senior Fatah official Tawfiq Tirawi slams Hamas executions, brutalization of Fatah members in Gaza, compares with ISIS.Ari Soffer, 9/11/2014, 3:38 PM

ICC War Crimes Indictment Filed Against Hamas Head

Shurat Hadin civil rights group turns to International Criminal Court over Hamas's summary executions of dozens of 'collaborators'.Ari Soffer, 9/3/2014, 10:51 AM

IS Executes Scores of Captured Syrian Soldiers

IS posts a video showing the execution of Syrian soldiers captured when the group seized an airbase in the province of Raqqa.Elad Benari, 8/29/2014, 6:34 AM

Report: Hamas Arrests 150 More 'Collaborators'

Following a string of public executions, an increasingly paranoid Hamas continues frantic investigation into IDF targeting of top leaders.Ari Soffer, 8/25/2014, 9:04 AM

PA Blasts Hamas for Executing 'Collaborators'

The Palestinian Authority blasts Hamas officials for executing more than 20 alleged collaborators with Israel, saying this is illegal.Elad Benari, 8/24/2014, 6:22 AM

Amnesty Condemns Hamas Over Executions

Amnesty International calls on Hamas to stop executions of suspected collaborators, hours after 18 more Gazans are executed by the group.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/23/2014, 1:09 AM

ISIS Crucifies One of Its Own in Syria

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant executes and crucifies one of its own men for corruption.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/28/2014, 1:20 AM

UN: ISIS 'Almost Certainly' Committed War Crimes

UN's human rights chief, Navi Pillay, says ISIS terrorists have almost certainly committed war crimes by executing hundreds in Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2014, 3:45 AM

U.S. Voices Concerns Over Iran Executions

The United States voices concerns about the large number of executions in Iran, after an opposition activist is hanged.Elad Benari, 6/3/2014, 4:42 AM

Hamas Kills 2 for 'Collaborating' with Israel

Hamas executes 'collaborators.' Will this become the norm in a unity government?AFP and Tova Dvorin, 5/7/2014, 7:39 PM

Syria: Jihadists Execute 22 People in Aleppo

Jihadists from the ISIS execute 22 people after taking control of a town in Aleppo province.Elad Benari, 3/12/2014, 4:43 AM

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.'Ari Yashar, 2/10/2014, 8:27 AM

UN Experts Slam Surge in Iranian Executions

After Amnesty report reveals two people executed every day so far this year, UN calls on Tehran to curb the killings.Ari Soffer, 1/22/2014, 11:01 PM

January 2014: Two Executions Every Day in Iran

Amnesty International slams 'meaningless change of image' by Islamic Republic. Many executions given for political crimes.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2014, 2:48 PM

Gaza 'Collaborator' Sentenced to Death by Hanging

Hamas-run military court sentences a man to death by hanging after finding him guilty collaborating with Israeli authorities.Elad Benari, 12/6/2013, 6:43 AM

UN Decries New Execution Tactics in Iraq

Shifting tactics in sectarian violence continues to raise fears over all-out war between Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims in Iraq.Ari Yashar, 12/2/2013, 3:08 PM

Syria Jihadists Execute Members of Rival Faction

In 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.Elad Benari, 11/29/2013, 6:46 AM

Iranian May Or May Not be Re-executed

A 37-year-old Iranian was convicted of smuggling drugs, hanged, pronounced dead and survived. What happens now?Elad Benari, 10/20/2013, 6:00 AM

Hamas Executes a Prisoner Convicted of Murder

Gaza’s Hamas terrorist rulers hang a prisoner who was convicted of murder, the first death penalty for a criminal offence since 2012.Elad Benari, 10/3/2013, 4:44 AM

Amnesty Warns: Hamas Planning to Execute Two Men

Amnesty International says Hamas plans to execute two prisoners in Gaza this week, one of them for "collaboration with an enemy entity."Elad Benari, 8/11/2013, 5:55 AM

EU Slams Gaza for Executions of 'Collaborators'

EU calls on Gaza's Hamas terrorist rulers to stop executing those found guilty of collaborating with Israel.Elad Benari, 7/1/2013, 5:42 AM

Amnesty Calls for Campaign Against Gaza Executions

Amnesty calls on the public to mail Gaza’s Hamas rulers and protest the hanging of two local men.Elad Benari, 6/28/2013, 5:45 AM