Executions in 2018: min. 690 plus 'thousands' in China

North Korea

No country in the world shields itself more from the outside world than North Korea. Therefore only reports from eye witnesses exist regarding executions.

However, one can say that the death penalty is the order of the day for numerous crimes in North Korea.

Executions often take place in public.

The usual method of execution is hanging or shooting.

The number of persons executed is estimated at far more than 100.

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