Template:Cleanup-rewrite Template:Capital punishment In certain countries such as Malaysia and Singapore, illegal importing, exporting or possession of drugs constitute capital offences that may result in the death penalty.

Countries that apply capital punishment for drugs[edit | edit source]

Country Charge(s) Method of execution
Template:Flag icon Afghanistan firing squad / hanging
Template:Flag icon Bangladesh firing squad / hanging
Template:Flag icon Brunei hanging
Template:Flag icon China firing squad / lethal injection
Template:Flag icon Cuba firing squad
Template:Flag icon Egypt Drug trafficking firing squad / hanging
Template:Flag icon Indonesia firing squad
Template:Flag icon Iran Trafficking or manufacturing of any drug, and third conviction for drug possession, distribution or sales firing squad / hanging
Template:Flag icon Iraq firing squad / hanging
Template:Flag icon Jordan Drug trafficking hanging
Template:Flag icon Kuwait firing squad / hanging
Template:Flag icon Laos hanging
Template:Flag icon Malaysia hanging
Template:Flag icon North Korea Drug trafficking or manufacturing firing squad
Template:Flag icon Oman firing squad
Template:Flag icon Qatar decapitation
Template:Flag icon Pakistan hanging
Template:Flag icon Saudi Arabia decapitation
Template:Flag icon Singapore Drug trafficking in more than the following specified quantities: hanging
Template:Flag icon Somalia firing squad
Template:Flag icon Sri Lanka hanging
Template:Flag icon Syria hanging
Template:Flag icon Sudan hanging
Template:Flag icon Taiwan firing squad / lethal injection
Template:Flag icon Thailand lethal injection[1]
Template:Flag icon United Arab Emirates decapitation / firing squad / hanging
Template:Flag icon United States[2] electrocution / lethal injection
Template:Flag icon Vietnam lethal injection
Template:Flag icon Yemen firing squad
Template:Flag icon Zimbabwe hanging
File:CKS Airport drugs sign.JPG

A sign at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport warns arriving travelers that drug trafficking is a capital offense in Taiwan.

File:SingaporeEmbarkationCard.png

The Singapore embarkation card contains a warning to visitors about the death penalty for drug trafficking under the Misuse of Drugs Act. Warning signs can also be found at the Johor-Singapore Causeway and other border entries.

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Death penalty in Thailand
  2. Federal law, as well as the state laws of Florida and Missouri.[1] These laws have never been applied, and their constitutionality has never been tested and is in doubt since Kennedy v. Louisiana.[2] [3]

External links[edit | edit source]

Methods of Execution by Country - NutzWorld.com Template:Drug use

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