Death penatly in Libya

The death penalty exists by law in Libya and is both sentenced and carried out.

Even if there have been no executions since 2010, the government has not yet decided to prohibit them legally. In 2016 no executions have been carried out in Libya. In the same year 1 death penalties were sentenced.

A total of at least 39 executed death sentences is estimated for the past 10 years. With these amounts Libya takes place on rank 17 of the world.

Death penatly by country

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Executions 2007 - 2016

Death sentences 2007 - 2016