The execution room inside the Tokyo detention house. File photo: AFP The execution room inside the Tokyo detention house. File photo: AFP
The execution room inside the Tokyo detention house. File photo: AFP
Japan

Japan executes two murderers, including teen killer on death-row since 1992

Opponents say Japan’s system is cruel because inmates are only told of their impending execution a few hours ahead of time

Topic |   Japan
The execution room inside the Tokyo detention house. File photo: AFP The execution room inside the Tokyo detention house. File photo: AFP
The execution room inside the Tokyo detention house. File photo: AFP
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