Two Australians on death row in Bali will be among the next group of prisoners to be executed in Indonesia, an official said on Monday, as Jakarta takes an increasingly hard line against drug traffickers.
Japan will convey to the Chinese
government Tokyo`s concern over Beijing`s plan to execute a
Japanese man convicted of attempting to smuggle stimulant
drugs from China to Japan in 2006, a top government official
North Korea has executed a ruling party official blamed for a botched currency reform, in a desperate attempt to quell public unrest and stem negative impact on Pyongyang`s power succession, a news report said on Thursday.
Seven mafia bosses were executed in
north China on Thursday for crimes including murder, extortion and
arms trafficking, state media said, calling it the biggest
local organised crime case in 60 years.