Death penatly in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The death penalty exists by law in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and is both sentenced and carried out.

Even if there were no more executions for years, it was not yet decided to prohibit them by law. In 2018 no executions have been carried out in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In the same year 41 death penalties were sentenced.



Death penatly by country


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From 2007 to 2018 no death penalties have been executed.

Death sentences 2007 - 2018