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January 25, 2015 / 5 Shevat, 5775
 
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UN Human Rights Chiefs Ask Hamas to Halt Executions

The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights has urged the Hamas terrorist organization to halt plans for more executions without a fair trial.

Navi Pillay added she is concerned over the torture of two men, both in their 20s, who later were sentenced to death and are to be publicly executes two prisoners, both men in their 20s

Forty others are on death, and most of them are accused of collaborating with Israel, of drug trafficking and murder.

“One absolute requirement is that the death penalty can only be imposed after a fair trial. This is currently not possible in Gaza, neither legally nor practically,” Pillay said.

 

 

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3 Responses to “UN Human Rights Chiefs Ask Hamas to Halt Executions”

  1. H Fragman Abramson says:

    Yep. These are definitely the kind of people we should hand a country to! Sick. Sicker stii: the int’l community see this as less dangerous than building homes in an undeveloped area. Go figure.

  2. Tim Upham says:

    The entire United Nations should crack down on Hamas. Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International already have.

  3. Danny Kidron says:

    just bujsiness as usual. what's all the fuss?

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