executions in the world:

In 2024


2000 to present



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


government: in transition
state of civil and political rights: Not free
constitution: 16 May 1991, amended 29 September 1994 and February 2001
legal system: based on Islamic, Turkish and English law, and on local tribal customs
legislative system: a bicameral legislature consisting of a Shura Council and a House of Representatives
judicial system: Supreme Court
religion: Muslim majority including Shaf'i (Sunni) and Zaydi (Shi'a), small numbers of Jewish, Christian, and Hindu
death row: approximately 1.000
year of last executions: 0-0-0
death sentences:
executions: 0
international treaties on human rights and the death penalty:





The death penalty for political opponents


Death penalty for non violent crimes


Death penalty for violent crimes



Asia, Middle East, Australia and Oceania