Death penatly in Kuwait

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

Even if there have been no executions since 2013, the government has not yet decided to prohibit them legally. In 2016 no executions have been carried out in Kuwait. In the same year 49 death penalties were sentenced.

A total of at least 6 executed death sentences is estimated for the past 10 years. With these amounts Kuwait takes place on rank 33 of the world.

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Executions 2007 - 2016

Death sentences 2007 - 2016