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TAIWAN: NEW JUSTICE MINISTER ORDERS DEATH ROW REVIEW

March 22, 2010: Taiwan's new justice minister, who was appointed after his predecessor refused to authorise executions, said he had ordered a review of the cases of all 44 prisoners on Taiwan's death row.
Tseng Yung-fu was also quoted by the official Central News Agency as suggesting that his ministry would carry out the death sentence in cases where the condemned prisoners' guilt had been confirmed.
"The justice ministry will decide whether to execute any of the death row prisoners and will not avoid its responsibility if the review confirms they were guilty," Tseng was quoted as saying.
He also told the news agency that carrying out executions would not violate two UN human rights conventions to which Taiwan was a signatory and which oblige signatories to reduce the number of executions.
"Carrying out executions (of those already convicted) should not go as far to violate the two conventions," Tseng said, after he was sworn in as minister.
Tseng replaced Wang Ching-feng, who resigned this month after attracting a storm of criticism over her refusal to order the execution of any of the 44 prisoners on death row.
The option of abolishing the death penalty was still open, Tseng was quoted as saying. (Sources: Afp, 23/03/2010)

RUSSIA: UPPER HOUSE SPEAKER DOESN’T SUPPORT DEATH PENALTY FOR TERRORISTS
MALAYSIA: MAN GETS DEATH FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING
HARYANA (INDIA): 5 GET DEATH SENTENCE FOR MURDER
JAPAN: MURDER- TOWARDS ABOLITION FOR STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS
JAPAN: MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR DOG-REVENGE MURDERS
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: BELARUS EXECUTIONS UNDERLINE THE NEED FOR MORE EU ACTION
UAE: DEATH PENALTY FOR 17 INDIANS IN UAE
AMNESTY: 714 EXECUTIONS IN 2009, EXCLUDING CHINA
GAZA: HAMAS TO EXECUTE SEVERAL 'AGENTS OF ISRAEL' SOON
VIETNAM: DRUG RING GETS 5 DEATH PENALTIES
BOTSWANA: MODISE FLY EXECUTED
CHINA: TWO EXECUTED IN KIDNAPPING CRACKDOWN
HOC: VASILY YZEPCHUK’S EXECUTION IN BELARUS SHOWS ITALIAN GOVERNMENT IS INCONSISTENT IN PROTECTING HUMAN RIGHTS
TAIWAN: TRIO SENTENCED TO DEATH OVER SLAYING OF TEACHER
COUNCIL OF EUROPE DENOUNCES EXECUTIONS IN BELARUS
BAHRAIN: DEATH SENTENCE FOR MURDER
GRYZLOV: TERRORISM PREVENTS RUSSIA FROM BANNING THE DEATH PENALTY
BELARUS CARRIES OUT TWO EXECUTIONS
IRAN: AFGHANI MINOR ON DEATH ROW
INDIA: ANTI-HIJACKING LAW GETS TOUGHER, DEATH SENTENCE INCLUDED AS PUNISHMENT
VIRGINIA (USA): INMATE EXECUTED BY ELECTROCUTION
EGYPT: 4 SENTENCED TO DEATH OVER KILLING BOY
SAUDI ARABIA 'SORCERY' DEATH SENTENCE UPHELD
SUDAN. TWO EXECUTIONS
SOUTH KOREA: ASSEMBLY SPEAKER CALLS FOR ABOLITION OF DEATH PENALTY
IRAN: ANOTHER ASHURA DAY PROTESTER RECEIVES THE DEATH SENTENCE
OHIO EXECUTES INMATE WHO KILLED NEIGHBOR IN 1994
SAUDI ARABIA: DEATH ROW MAID IN A FIGHT FOR HER LIFE
IRAN: PROTESTORS SENTENCED TO DEATH
NORTH KOREA: OFFICIALS EXECUTED OVER CURRENCY BUNGLE

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