Executions in July 2010.

Listing of verifiable executions worldwide reported this month.

Country

No of executions

Afghanistan

 

America (USA)

4

Bahrain

1

Belarus

 

Botswana

 

China

2

Egypt

 

Iran

23

Iraq

 

Japan

2

Jordan

 

Kuwait

 

Libya

 

Malaysia

 

North Korea

1

Palestine

 

Saudi Arabia

1

Singapore

 

Sudan

 

Taiwan

 

Yemen

1

35 men were executed in July 2010, their details are as under.

Date

Country

Name

Method

Crime

01/07

America Texas

Michael James Perry

Injection

Murder

03/07

Yemen

Akram al-Samawi

Shooting

Rape/murder

04/07

Iran

Amanollah Pourian and Younes Rahmani

Hanging

Drugs

06/07

Iran

4 unnamed men

Hanging

Drugs

07/07

China

Wen Qiang

Injection ?

Corruption & rape

08/07

Bahrain

Jassim Abdulmanan

Shooting

Murder

13/07

America Ohio

William Garner

Injection

Murder

16/07

China

Wu Zhiqiao

Injection ?

Firearms offences

16/07

Iran

Feisal Saedi, Karam Azizi, Omid Nourani, Abdolrahman Randi and Ali Sarban

Hanging

Drugs

18/07

Iran

1 unnamed man

Hanging

Drugs

18/07

North Korea

Kwon Ho Ung

Shooting

Treason

19/07

Iran

Abbas Y., Ruhollah B., and Mohammad Naim Sh.

Hanging

Drugs

19/07

Iran

A. Sh.

Hanging (p)

Drugs

20/07

America Texas

Derrick Jackson

Injection

Murder

21/07

Iran

S. H.

Hanging

Drugs

22/07

America Mississippi

Joseph Daniel Burns

Injection

Murder

22/07

China

1 unnamed man

Injection ?

Child rape

24/07

Iran

S. Z., S.M. & A. A.

Hanging

Drugs

28/07

Japan

Kazuo Shinozawa & Hidenori Ogat

Hanging

Murder

28/07

Saudi Arabia

Abdullah bin Obeid al-Thawri al-Sobaie

Beheading (p)

Murder

29/07

Iran

Yousef Khamseh

Hanging

Rape & robbery

31/07

Iran

Behnam J. & Shahram A.

Hanging

Drugs

(f) = female, (j) = juvenile, (p) = public

Executions in 2007
January February March April May June July August September October November December

Executions in 2008
January February March April May June July August September October November December

Executions in 2009
January February March April May June July August September October November December

Executions in 2010
January February March April May June

Back to Contents Page