Death penatly in Palestine

The death penalty exists by law in Palestine 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 Palestine. In the same year 13 death penalties were sentenced.

A total of at least 28 executed death sentences is estimated for the past 10 years. With these amounts Palestine takes place on rank 20 of the world.

Death penatly by country


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Executions 2007 - 2018




Death sentences 2007 - 2018