Egypt sentences 17 to death over attacks on churches

Egyptian military court sentences 17 people to death over suicide bombings of Coptic churches.Elad Benari, 10/12/2018, 4:32 AM

Egypt upholds death sentences for Muslim Brotherhood leaders

Egyptian court upholds death sentences against 75 people in connection with violent 2013 riots.Elad Benari, 9/9/2018, 4:40 AM

Egypt sentences 75 Islamists to death

Egyptian court has sentences to death 75 Islamists, including Muslim Brotherhood leaders, in connection with 2013 clashes.Elad Benari, 7/30/2018, 4:35 AM

'A terrorist who came to slaughter a family shouldn't live'

Dvora Gonen, mother of Danny Gonen who was murdered in a terrorist attack, criticizes punishment handed down to murderer of Salomon family.Benny Tocker, 2/16/2018, 4:06 AM

UN experts urge Iran to annul professor's death sentence

UN human rights experts appeal for Iran to annul death sentence given to university professor accused of passing information to Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/9/2018, 10:23 PM

Iran rejects review of academic's death sentence

Iran's Supreme Court rejects request to review death sentence of university professor accused of passing information to Israel.Ben Ariel, 2/7/2018, 5:14 AM

Request filed to review Iran academic death sentence

Lawyer cites 'flaws' in death sentence for Iranian professor convicted of spying for Israel.AFP, 1/24/2018, 8:37 PM

Egypt sentences 9 ISIS terrorists to death

Military court in Egypt sentences to death nine members of local ISIS affiliate who were convicted of involvement in 2013 attacks.Ben Ariel, 12/28/2017, 3:16 AM

Iran airs alleged confession of death-row academic

Academic accused of being a Mossad spy says he's being punished for refusing to spy for Iran.AFP, 12/18/2017, 1:43 AM

Amnesty condemns death sentence for Iran academic

Iran refuses to grant fair trial to professor at Swedish university sentenced to death for allegedly spying for the Mossad.AFP, 12/12/2017, 6:29 PM

Iranian journalist to receive asylum in Israel

Interior Minister: 'This is a journalist whose life is in real danger only because of writing columns on an Israeli news website.'Mordechai Sones, 8/6/2017, 1:02 PM

Hamas sentences 2 to death for 'spying for Israel'

Latest death sentences by terrorist group which rules Gaza for alleged spying draw international condemnation.AFP, 7/13/2017, 6:06 PM

EU condemns latest Hamas death sentences

EU, Norway condemn three death sentences against killers of senior Hamas terrorist Mazen Faqha.Ben Ariel, 5/23/2017, 5:35 AM

Report: 111 sentenced to death under Hamas rule

Palestinian Center for Human Rights slams Hamas, Gaza military courts for ordering death sentence illegally.Dalit Halevi, 5/22/2017, 3:50 PM

Saudi man condemned to death for blaspheming inventor of Islam

Ahmad al-Shamri, in his 20's, loses two appeals after arrest for blasphemy; recorded denouncing Islam founder on social media.Mordechai Sones, 4/27/2017, 7:24 PM

Palestinian organization blasts death sentences

Palestinian Center for Human Rights condemns death sentences handed down to alleged Israeli spies in Gaza.Elad Benari, 7/21/2016, 6:44 AM

PA blasts 'unlawful' Hamas death sentence rule

Ramallah furious over announcement that Hamas can execute who they please, says death sentences must be approved by parliament.Dalit Halevi, 5/27/2016, 2:46 PM

Four Emiratis sentenced to death for joining ISIS

Top court in the United Arab Emirates sentences four locals to death after convicting them of joining ISIS jihadists in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 6:46 AM

Kansas City shooter sentenced to death

Judge follows jury's recommendation and sentences Frazier Glenn Miller to death in murders at Kansas Jewish sites.Elad Benari, 11/11/2015, 3:14 AM

Egypt Reaffirms Death Sentences for ISIS Members

Court in Egypt ratifies death sentences for 12 people convicted of planning attacks for ISIS.Ben Ariel, 9/13/2015, 6:25 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

Egypt Postpones Ruling on Morsi Death Sentence

Egyptian court postpones final ruling on ousted president Mohammed Morsi's death sentence until June 16.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2015, 6:46 AM

Boston Marathon Bomber Sentenced to Death

After deliberating for more than 14 hours, jurors sentence 21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death over 2013 bombing.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/15/2015, 10:46 PM

Egypt Orders Retrial for Brotherhood Supporters

Egyptian court orders retrial for 36 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood who were sentenced to death in a mass trial last year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2015, 4:44 AM

Obama Expresses Concern Over Mass Trials in Egypt

Obama speaks to his Egyptian counterpart, urges him to "invest in the political, economic, and social aspirations of the Egyptian people."Ben Ariel, 12/19/2014, 4:46 AM

Egypt: Death to 188 Brotherhood Supporters

188 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood sentenced to death over a 2013 attack on a police station near Cairo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2014, 5:44 AM

Prosecutors Ask for Death Sentence for Morsi

Prosecutors ask for the death sentence for ousted Islamist Egyptian president and other Muslim Brotherhood leaders in espionage trial.Elad Benari, 11/20/2014, 4:16 AM

Widow: 'No Parole' Law Good, Death Sentence Better

The widow of Lt. Col. Mizrahi says the bill passed Monday is better than nothing, but terrorists should not live.Benny Tucker, Gil Ronen, 11/4/2014, 3:05 PM

Egypt's Mufti Rejects Death for Brotherhood Leader

Egypt’s top religious authority rejects death sentence proposed for the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, asked to reconsider.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2014, 5:15 AM

Sudan: Christian Woman Goes Free

Sudanese woman on death row for apostasy has her sentence canceled and goes free.Elad Benari, 6/24/2014, 5:13 AM

'Death Sentence Would've Prevented Baruch's Death'

Hadas Mizrahi, whose husband he murdered, says terrorists should face death, not be freed in deals.Ido Ben Porat, Gil Ronen, 6/23/2014, 8:14 PM

Brotherhood Leader Given Another Death Sentence

Egyptian court sentences Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohammed Badie and 13 others to death over violence last summer.Elad Benari, 6/20/2014, 4:12 AM

Sudan: Woman Facing Death for 'Apostasy' to Appeal

Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, famous for being sentenced to death for marrying Christian man, to file appeal.Tova Dvorin, 6/6/2014, 3:18 PM

Sudan Denies Imprisoned Pregnant Woman to be Freed

Rumors of a sudden reversal false, several officials close to the case say.Tova Dvorin, 6/2/2014, 2:15 AM

Sudanese Woman Sentenced to Death to be Freed

A Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to hang for apostasy will be "freed within days", according to Sudan's foreign ministry.Elad Benari, 6/1/2014, 6:14 AM

Sudan: Death Sentence for Pregnant Woman Not Final

Sudanese parliament speaker says the death verdict for woman who converted to Christianity is in the hands of the judiciary.Elad Benari, 5/19/2014, 5:43 AM

Egypt Rejects Criticism of Mass Death Sentence

Egypt's Justice Minister slams the world for "outside interference" after Cairo is criticized for mass death sentences.Elad Benari, 5/1/2014, 5:16 AM

Ashton Denounces Egypt's Mass Trials

EU's foreign policy chief says Egypt's sentencing of 683 people to death breaches international law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2014, 5:12 AM

White House: Egypt Death Sentences Troubling

White House condemns the death sentences handed in Egypt to 683 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2014, 3:12 AM

Egypt Sentences 2 Morsi Supporters to Death

Two Islamists who were convicted of throwing youths off an apartment block roof sentenced to death.Elad Benari, 3/30/2014, 5:00 AM

Hamas Hangs Two 'Collaborators' with Israel

Hamas hangs two men who were convicted ten years of ago of collaborating with "the occupation".Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2013, 5:35 AM

Hamas Sentences 'Collaborator' to Death

A PA Arab found guilty of "collaborating" with Israel has been sentenced to death by a military court in Gaza.Elad Benari, 6/21/2013, 4:13 AM

Death Sentence in Gaza for 'Israel Collaborator'

The Hamas terrorist rulers of Gaza have sentenced to death a PA Arab who has been accused and convicted of "collaborating" with IsraelChana Ya'ar, 1/12/2012, 11:12 AM

Knesset Lobby for Death Penalty on Terror Killers

Advocates for death sentence say it has been proven effective in the United States.Gil Ronen, 11/29/2011, 10:02 AM

70% of Public: Execute Fogels' Murderer

Military court to hand down sentence in trial of the man who slaughtered five at Itamar.Gil Ronen, 11/28/2011, 9:33 AM

U Texas Grad Student on Trial in Tehran

An Iranian graduate student at the University of Texas may face years of prison in his homeland. He is now on trial in Tehran.Chana Ya'ar, 10/5/2011, 8:49 AM

Final Appeal for Christian Pastor in Iran

A Christian pastor who converted from Islam faces the final appeal of a death sentence in Iran's Supreme Court next week. Chana Ya'ar, 10/4/2011, 1:14 AM