Executions in May 2017

Listing of verifiable executions worldwide reported this month.

Country

No of executions

Afghanistan

 

America (USA)

 

Bangladesh

 

Belarus

 

Botswana

 

Chad

 

China

 

Egypt

 

Indonesia

 

Iran

 

Iraq

 

Japan

 

Jordan

 

Kuwait

 

Malaysia

 

Nigeria

 

Pakistan

 

Palestine (Gaza)

 

Saudi Arabia

 

Singapore

 

Somalia

 

South Sudan

 

UAE

 

Vietnam

 

Yemen

 

men were executed in May, their details are as under.

Date

Country

Name

Method

Crime

03/05

Pakistan

Barkat Ali, Muhammad Adil, Ishaq Hai and
Latif-ur-Rehman

Hanging

Terrorism

03/05

Egypt

6 unnamed men

Hanging

Murder

03/05

Iran

Maziar Alaie Bakhsh, Jabbar Mollahashemi, Shayan Shaddel, Mohammad Jegarki, Mahmoud Bayat and Ali Maleki + 2 unnamed women

Hanging

Murder

04/05

Iran

1 unnamed man

Hanging

Murder

04/05

Pakistan

Hussan Dar, Umer Zada & Hazrat Ali

Hanging

Terrorism

08/05

Iran

M. H. & 1 unnamed man

Hanging

Murder

10/05

Pakistan

Qaider Khan, Muhammad Umar, Qari Zubair Muhammad and Aziz Khan

Hanging

Terrorism

 

Palestine (Gaza)

 

Hanging

Treason

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Drugs

 

Somalia

 

Shooting

Terrorist murders

 

Saudi Arabia

 

Beheading (p)

Drugs

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Rape

 

Pakistan

 

Hanging

Terrorism

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Murder

 

Bangladesh

 

Hanging

Terrorism

 

Saudi Arabia

 

Beheading (p)

Drugs

 

Iran

 

Hanging (p)

Murder

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Drugs

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Murder

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Murder

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Murder

 

Saudi Arabia

 

Beheading (p)

Murder

 

Pakistan

 

Hanging

Murder

 

America - Arkansas

 

Injection

Murder

 

Iran

 

Hanging (p)

Murder

 

Iran

 

Hanging (p)

Murder

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Drugs

 

Somalia

 

Shooting

Murder

 

China

 

Injection?

Murder

 

Saudi Arabia

 

Beheading (p)

Murder

 

Somalia

 

Shooting

Terrorist murders

 

Saudi Arabia

 

Beheading (p)

Murder

 

America - Arkansas

 

Injection

Murder

 

Pakistan

 

Hanging

Terrorism

 

America - Arkansas

 

Injection

Murder

 

Iran

 

Hanging

Rape

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

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