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# firing-squad - Thursday 28 June, 2018

'It hurts' - Texas executes 'ice pick killer', denies him last-minute appeal to face firing squad

Danny Bible had murdered at least four people over a span of two decades.

# firing-squad - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

It looks like North Korea has executed another senior member of government

Vice-premier Choe Yong-gon has been executed by firing squad according to reports.

# firing-squad - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Poll: Should countries be allowed to execute foreign citizens? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should countries be allowed to execute foreign citizens?

Two Australian citizens are currently facing this situation in Indonesia.

# firing-squad - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Utah politicians vote to bring back firing squads

However, it has yet to be signed into law.

# firing-squad - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Australia makes last-ditch effort to save two drug-smugglers from firing squad

Tony Abbott is trying to arrange a prisoner swap with Indonesian authorities.

# firing-squad - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Kim Jong-un's ex-lover executed by firing squad

The former girlfriend of the North Korean leader was killed over a porn scandal she was allegedly involved in.