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  1. FILE PHOTO:  Police vehicles are deployed near the vicinity of the home of Pittsburgh synagogue sho

    US seeks death penalty for accused synagogue gunman

    The United States government will seek the death penalty for a man charged with killing 11 Jewish worshippers at a synagogue, according to court ...
  2. Japan is one of the few developed nations to retain the death penalty and hanged an equal-record 15

    Japan hangs two for murder, first executions in 2019

  3. The death chamber at the Georgia Diagnostic Prison in Jackson, Georgia

    US move to resume death penalty bucks trend: UN

  4. The US state of Illinois, where Chinese scholar Zhang Yingying was believed to be killed, does not

    US Justice Department resumes use of death penalty, schedules five executions

    The US Justice Department on Thursday (Jul 25) reinstated a two-decades long dormant policy allowing the federal government's use of capital ...
  5. Group of Sri Lankans hold placards during a protest in front of the Welikada Prison in Colombo

    Sri Lanka court delays death penalty for four convicted on drug charges

    Sri Lanka's Supreme Court has issued an injunction until October 30 against the death penalty for four people convicted of drug-related offences, ...
  6. Singapore crowd file

    Younger Singaporeans' support for capital punishment for drug traffickers below national average: MHA survey