Death penatly in Syria

The death penalty exists by law in Syria 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 2017 no executions have been carried out in Syria. In the same year no death penalties have been sentenced.

A total of at least 26 executed death sentences is estimated for the past 10 years. With these amounts Syria takes place on rank 23 of the world.

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Executions 2007 - 2017




Death sentences 2007 - 2017