executions in the world:

In 2023


2000 to present



  • Abolitionist
  • retentionist
  • De facto abolitionist
  • Moratorium on executions
  • Abolitionist for ordinary crimes
  • Committed to abolishing the death penalty


government: Costitutional monarchy
state of civil and political rights: Not free
constitution: 14 February 2002
legal system: based on Islamic law and English common law
legislative system: bicameral legislature consists of the Consultative Council and the Council of Representatives or Chamber of Deputies
judicial system: High Civil Appeals Court
religion: 82% Muslim; 9% Christian; 9% other minorities
death row: 23 (July, 27 2019, according to Reprieve)
year of last executions: 0-7-2010
death sentences:
executions: 0
international treaties on human rights and the death penalty:





Death penalty for drug-related crimes



Asia, Middle East, Australia and Oceania