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Executioners by nationality



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The main article for this category is executioner.

This category is intended for individuals conducting executions for governments; it is not intended for individuals conducting "execution-style killings" for criminal organizations.


Executioners by nationality



Alois Seyfried

Chris Barnard (executioner)


Giovanni Battista Bugatti

List of executioners

Louis Congo

Malyuta Skuratov

Samson Isberg

Solomon Blay

Tom Long (hangman)

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Washington Post

Washington Post
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:03:45 -0800

Even before these reports, it was clear that Saudi Arabian executioners were having an unusually prolific year. Earlier this month, Amnesty announced that the country had already executed 151 people this year, the highest number for nearly two decades ...

Power Line (blog)

Power Line (blog)
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 07:45:26 -0800

Mohammed Emwazi, the man who beheaded several ISIS prisoners with a knife in those shocking videos, is believed to have been killed by a U.S. airstrike in Raqqa, Syria. It is not certain that the operation got its target (during a press briefing ...

Independent Online

Independent Online
Sat, 21 Nov 2015 21:26:15 -0800

Aayesha J Soni writes that Israel's fatal raid on a Hebron hospital was a contravention of the Geneva Conventions to which it was a signatory. On November 12, 20 to 30 men arrived at the al-Ahly hospital in Hebron in two minivans at around three o ...

Doctor Who Watch

Doctor Who Watch
Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:34:35 -0800

Having just seen 'Sleep No More,' let us now take a look back at Series 2 of the classic era to examine another sand-related Doctor Who story featuring pop music, 'The Chase.' It begins with the episode 'The Executioners,' which starts with Vicki being ...

The Express Tribune

The Daily Star
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:45:00 -0800

Pakistan was set to execute a disabled man today as activists said it was nearing its 300th hanging in under a year, and Amnesty International slammed Islamabad for "shamefully sealing its place among the world's worst executioners". The execution of ...

International Business Times AU

International Business Times AU
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:11:15 -0800

John M. Grunsfeld (L), Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate, poses for a selfie with Ahmed Mohamed, 14, the Texas teenager who was arrested after bringing a homemade electronic clock to school, during the second White House ...

Huffington Post

Huffington Post
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 09:41:24 -0800

The story and its accompanying video first came to my attention, as so many factoids and headlines do these days, through my Facebook news feed. To say that I was surprised by the content would make me a fool. It seems Pastor Kevin Swanson of the ...

Catholic World Report

Catholic World Report
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 13:53:01 -0800

Montage of screen shots from Amnesty International Ireland video, "Chains", released in October 2015, featuring a voice over by actor Liam Neeson. (YouTube). With the recent legalization of “same-sex marriage” in Ireland earlier this year, the sexual ...

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