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Iraqi ISIS leader sentenced to death

Iraqi ISIS leader sentenced to death

Iraqi judiciary issues four death penalties to ISIS local leader for involvement in various terrorist crimes.Elad Benari, 22/06/2021 06:15
Egyptian court upholds death sentences for Muslim Brotherhood members

Egyptian court upholds death sentences for Muslim Brotherhood members

Egyptian court upholds death sentences for 12 Muslim Brotherhood members who staged 2013 sit-in in Cairo.Elad Benari, 15/06/2021 06:47
Iran sentences journalist Ruhollah Zam to death

Iran sentences journalist Ruhollah Zam to death

Islamic Republic sentences journalist who published embarrassing information about leadership, videos of protests to death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2020 15:19
Number of executions globally dropped significantly in 2019

Number of executions globally dropped significantly in 2019

Number of executions drops globally, but certain countries still see a rise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2020 15:58
Israeli Arab woman among six condemned to death in Gaza

Israeli Arab woman among six condemned to death in Gaza

Hamas-ruled military court sentenced to death by hanging and firing squad after being convicted of passing information to Israel.Mordechai Sones, 05/12/2018 10:06
EU condemns Hamas' death sentences

EU condemns Hamas' death sentences

European Union condemns sentencing of six Gazans to death for "collaborating" with Israel.Elad Benari, 05/12/2018 06:35
Egypt sentences 17 to death over attacks on churches

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, 12/10/2018 04:32
Egypt upholds death sentences for Muslim Brotherhood leaders

Egypt upholds death sentences for Muslim Brotherhood leaders

Egyptian court upholds death sentences against 75 people in connection with violent 2013 riots.Elad Benari, 09/09/2018 04:40
Egypt sentences 75 Islamists to death

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, 30/07/2018 04:35
'A terrorist who came to slaughter a family shouldn't live'

'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, 16/02/2018 04:06
UN experts urge Iran to annul professor's death sentence

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, 09/02/2018 22:23
Iran rejects review of academic's death sentence

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, 07/02/2018 05:14
Request filed to review Iran academic death sentence

Request filed to review Iran academic death sentence

Lawyer cites 'flaws' in death sentence for Iranian professor convicted of spying for Israel.AFP, 24/01/2018 20:37
Egypt sentences 9 ISIS terrorists to death

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, 28/12/2017 03:16
Iran airs alleged confession of death-row academic

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, 18/12/2017 01:43
Amnesty condemns death sentence for Iran academic

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 18:29
Iranian journalist to receive asylum in Israel

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, 06/08/2017 13:02
Hamas sentences 2 to death for 'spying for Israel'

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, 13/07/2017 18:06
EU condemns latest Hamas death sentences

EU condemns latest Hamas death sentences

EU, Norway condemn three death sentences against killers of senior Hamas terrorist Mazen Faqha.Ben Ariel, 23/05/2017 05:35
Report: 111 sentenced to death under Hamas rule

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, 22/05/2017 15:50
Saudi man condemned to death for blaspheming inventor of Islam

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, 27/04/2017 19:24
Palestinian organization blasts death sentences

Palestinian organization blasts death sentences

Palestinian Center for Human Rights condemns death sentences handed down to alleged Israeli spies in Gaza.Elad Benari, 21/07/2016 06:44
PA blasts 'unlawful' Hamas death sentence rule

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, 27/05/2016 14:46
Four Emiratis sentenced to death for joining ISIS

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, 15/02/2016 06:46
Kansas City shooter sentenced to death

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 03:14
Egypt Reaffirms Death Sentences for ISIS Members

Egypt Reaffirms Death Sentences for ISIS Members

Court in Egypt ratifies death sentences for 12 people convicted of planning attacks for ISIS.Ben Ariel, 13/09/2015 06:25
Hamas Sentences Man to Die for 'Collaborating'

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, 24/08/2015 21:40
Egypt Postpones Ruling on Morsi Death Sentence

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, 03/06/2015 06:46
Boston Marathon Bomber Sentenced to Death

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, 15/05/2015 22:46
Egypt Orders Retrial for Brotherhood Supporters

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, 12/02/2015 04:44
Obama Expresses Concern Over Mass Trials in Egypt

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, 19/12/2014 04:46
Egypt: Death to 188 Brotherhood Supporters

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, 03/12/2014 05:44
Prosecutors Ask for Death Sentence for Morsi

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, 20/11/2014 04:16
Widow: 'No Parole' Law Good, Death Sentence Better

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, 04/11/2014 15:05
Egypt's Mufti Rejects Death for Brotherhood Leader

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, 08/08/2014 05:15
Sudan: Christian Woman Goes Free

Sudan: Christian Woman Goes Free

Sudanese woman on death row for apostasy has her sentence canceled and goes free.Elad Benari, 24/06/2014 05:13
'Death Sentence Would've Prevented Baruch's Death'

'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, 23/06/2014 20:14
Brotherhood Leader Given Another Death Sentence

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, 20/06/2014 04:12
Sudan: Woman Facing Death for 'Apostasy' to Appeal

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, 06/06/2014 15:18
Sudan Denies Imprisoned Pregnant Woman to be Freed

Sudan Denies Imprisoned Pregnant Woman to be Freed

Rumors of a sudden reversal false, several officials close to the case say.Tova Dvorin, 02/06/2014 02:15
Sudanese Woman Sentenced to Death to be Freed

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, 01/06/2014 06:14
Sudan: Death Sentence for Pregnant Woman Not Final

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, 19/05/2014 05:43
Egypt Rejects Criticism of Mass Death Sentence

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, 01/05/2014 05:16
Ashton Denounces Egypt's Mass Trials

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, 30/04/2014 05:12
White House: Egypt Death Sentences Troubling

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, 29/04/2014 03:12
Egypt Sentences 2 Morsi Supporters to Death

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, 30/03/2014 05:00
Hamas Hangs Two 'Collaborators' with Israel

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, 23/06/2013 05:35
Hamas Sentences 'Collaborator' to Death

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, 21/06/2013 04:13
Death Sentence in Gaza for 'Israel Collaborator'

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, 12/01/2012 11:12
Knesset Lobby for Death Penalty on Terror Killers

Knesset Lobby for Death Penalty on Terror Killers

Advocates for death sentence say it has been proven effective in the United States.Gil Ronen, 29/11/2011 10:02
70% of Public: Execute Fogels' Murderer

70% of Public: Execute Fogels' Murderer

Military court to hand down sentence in trial of the man who slaughtered five at Itamar.Gil Ronen, 28/11/2011 09:33
U Texas Grad Student on Trial in Tehran

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, 05/10/2011 08:49
Final Appeal for Christian Pastor in Iran

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, 04/10/2011 01:14