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UN urges Indonesia not to execute 10 people on death row

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. UN Photo/Amanda VoisardThe Secretary-General appealed today to the Government of Indonesia to refrain from carrying out the execution, as announced, of ten prisoners on death row for alleged drug-related crimes. According to a statement released today by his Spokesperson, the Secretary-General recalled that under international law, if the death penalty is to be used at all, it Continue reading