Death penatly in Bahrain

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

Even if there have been no executions since 2017, the government has not yet decided to prohibit them legally. In 2018 no executions have been carried out in Bahrain. In the same year 12 death penalties were sentenced.

A total of at least 4 executed death sentences is estimated for the past 10 years. With these amounts Bahrain takes place on rank 35 of the world.

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Executions 2007 - 2018




Death sentences 2007 - 2018