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End the Death Penalty

Every day, all over the world, prisoners – men, women and even children – face execution. The death penalty is cruel, inhuman and degrading. We are opposed to its use, everywhere in the world, for whatever reason.

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President Joko Widodo © BAY ISMOYO / AFP

Stop the executions in Indonesia

A group of people are facing imminent execution in Indonesia. Take action to halt the executions and end the death penalty for good.

Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran © Bintoro Luckman

How you can help those on death row in Indonesia

Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran face the firing squad in Indonesia. Here are three ways you can take action for them.

Three unidentified nurses check Guatemalan convict Manuel Martinez Coronado to confirm his death after he was executed by lethal injection at Pavon prison in Guatemala City in 1998 © AFP PHOTO / Jorge UZON

Five brutal methods of execution

Following the release of the Amnesty International annual death penalty report, we take a look at 5 widely used execution methods. Warning: graphic images.

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