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VIETNAM TO REPLACE FIRING SQUADS WITH LETHAL INJECTION

June 17, 2010: Vietnam's communist-dominated National Assembly voted to replace firing squads with lethal injection after lawmakers sought to find a "more humane" method of execution. "Deputies voted this afternoon to choose lethal injection as the sole method of execution, starting from July 1, 2011," a spokeswoman for the legislature said. Almost all of the 433 lawmakers present in the National Assembly approved the change, according to the VietnamNet online news service. Vietnamese authorities do not issue death penalty statistics but since the start of this year, 49 people have been sentenced to death and one person executed, according to reports in state-linked media.
Most death sentences in Vietnam are handed down in drug trafficking and murder cases. Last year the National Assembly removed rape and several other offences from the list of crimes punishable by death. (Sources: Agence France Presse, 18/06/2010)

IRAN: MOTHER SENTENCED TO DEATH BY STONING
IRAN: TWO SENTENCED TO DEATH IN JAIL ABUSE CASE
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: CONVICT ON DEATH ROW OVER TWIN MURDER WITH CRICKET BAT
YEMEN: EIGHT SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR DRUG SMUGGLING
SAUDI ARABIA: SAUDI MAN EXECUTED FOR MURDER
USA: THE SUPREME COURT OVERTURNED THE DEATH SENTENCE OF BILLY JOE MAGWOOD
BAHAMAS: MAN GETS DEATH PENALTY FOR MURDER
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: COURT UPHOLDS DEATH SENTENCE FOR MURDER
EGYPT COURT SENTENCES MILITANT LEADER TO DEATH
CHINA: PAIR EXECUTED FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING
CHINA EXECUTES DEALERS AHEAD OF INT'L ANTI-DRUG DAY
MALAYSIA: 14 DEATH-ROW PRISONERS GET PARDON
MAURITANIA HANDS DOWN DEATH SENTENCES IN CRIME CRACKDOWN
VIETNAM: COURT COMMUTES DEATH SENTENCE IN PUBLIC LAND FRAUD CASE
SAUDI ARABIA BEHEADS AND NAILS MAN'S BODY TO CROSS
UGANDA: MOTHER, SON TO BE HANGED FOR MURDER
IRAN: MAN HANGED FOR RAPE
IRAN: ABDOLMALEK RIGI HANGED IN TEHRAN
PAKISTAN: DEATH SENTENCE FOR MURDER
PAKISTAN: THREE SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR MURDER
UTAH: RONNIE LEE GARDNER EXECUTED BY FIRING SQUAD
ETHIOPIA: OFFICIAL GETS DEATH SENTENCE FOR SUPPORTING REBELS
INDIA: PRESIDENT COMMUTES DEATH FOR 8 TO LIFE IMPRISONMENT
NIGERIA: GOVERNORS BACK EXECUTION OF CONVICTED PRISONERS
IRAN: MAN EXECUTED FOR MURDER, RAPE
TEXAS (USA): POWELL EXECUTED FOR 1978 SLAYING OF POLICE OFFICER
SOMALIA: FANS EXECUTED FOR WATCHING WORLD CUP
UAE: COURT COMMUTES DEATH PENALTY OF 65-YEAR-OLD WOMAN’S RAPIST
SAUDI ARABIA: MAN DECAPITATED FOR MURDER
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: MAN GETS DEATH FOR MURDERING WIFE

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