Afghanistan

Current Death Penalty Status: Retentionist

Method of execution: Hanging, although shooting and stoning for offences under Sharia law have also been reported in previous years.

  Reported Executions Reported Death Sentences
2012 14 +
2011 2 +
2010 0 100+
2009 0 133+
2008 17+ 131
2007 15 NA
2006 0 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADPAN Members in Afghanistan:

Sources:  Amnesty International and/or  the  World Coalition against the Death Penalty

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