In Sri Lanka, death is a likely sentence for people found guilty of murder and other crimes including, more recently, drug trafficking and distribution, Upuldeniya says. In that media briefing the opposition MP Ranjan Ramanayake described the Saudi government as "dictators" and emphasized that the Saudi government never executes citizens of European or North American countries but only the citizens from Asian and African countries. This is compassion in action. President Mahinda Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka, who had made personal appeals for clemency in Nafeek's casesaid he and his government deplored the decision to go ahead with the execution. The committee does not have a formal name. I have seen cows in sluaghter houses shedding tears and when they get a chance to escape, giving it the best shot However, it should be meted after aexhaustive investications, justly. Teen who skipped class begged for forgiveness before falling to his death.
The most important argument against restoration of the death penalty is that there is a high risk of innocent persons being convicted.
Category:People executed by Sri Lanka
The prison cells shown here house prisoners who are on death row. This is true in any part of the world. In the olden days the judge will before passing sentence wear a black cap and after sentence break the nib of his pen to signify the unpleasant task that he has done. The death penalty is the ultimate deterent aginst crime. Some go for the jugular while others decide they have a superior duty in being fair. It shows "once more how woefully out of step they are with their international obligations regarding the use of the death penalty," said Philip Luther, director of Amnesty International's Middle East and North Africa program. What is the use of being released after a lifetime has passed?