Death penatly in South Korea

The death penalty can still be imposed in South Korea by courts, but has practically not been used in the last 10 years.

In 2016 no executions have been carried out in South Korea. In the same year no death penalties have been sentenced.

Death penatly by country

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From 2007 to 2016 no death penalties have been executed.

Death sentences 2007 - 2016