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Sweden summons Iraqi diplomat to protest death penalties reportedly handed to 2 Swedes

Sweden summons Iraqi diplomat to protest death penalties reportedly handed to 2 Swedes

  • Two Swedes have been sentenced to death in Iraq after being convicted of killing a member of criminal gang
  • “We condemn the use of the death penalty,” Sweden’s Foreign Minister Tobias Billström said
By AP ·

UN experts call for Egypt to halt executions

UN experts call for Egypt to halt executions

By Reuters ·