German soldiers executed in June 1944: in Meymac, the cumbersome legacy of the war

The sky suddenly darkened, rain was forecast. “It’s going to fall,” observe the bar’s customers, over their 8 a.m. espressos. Preste, the waiter at Millésime, the hotel-restaurant of Meymac (Corrèze)…

United States: a death row inmate executed Thursday by nitrogen inhalation, a world first

Yet the UN had it denounced in advance. The US state of Alabama executed a convict on Thursday by nitrogen inhalationa world first. Kenneth Eugene Smith, sentenced to death in…

A participant in last year’s protests was secretly executed in Iran

In Iran, 21-year-old Milad Zohrevand, a participant in last year’s anti-government rallies, was secretly executed. About this informs The Persian service of the BBC with a link to the sources.…

The second monument to the executed Poles has already disappeared from the Levashov wasteland

The second monument to repressed and shot Poles has already disappeared from the Levashovsky Memorial Cemetery. This was reported by the “Memorial” society. The first monument – a granite cross…

man executed for murder of elderly woman in Texas

The Wynne Unit on May 21, 2013 in Huntsville, one of seven correctional units in Walker County, Texas (illustrative photo). CHANTAL VALERY / AFP The American state of Texas executed…

United States: man executed by injection for murder and of young woman in 1996

A 44-year-old American man sentenced to death for the murder and of a student in 1996 was executed Thursday by lethal injection in Oklahoma, announced the prosecutor and the prison…

In Corrèze, beginning of the exhumation site for the bodies of German prisoners executed in June 1944

In front of the alleged site where the remains of 47 German soldiers and a Frenchwoman accused of collaboration are said to be executed in June 1944 by the local…

“Return the bodies to their families”: in Corrèze, we are preparing to exhume German soldiers executed in June 1944

On June 12, 1944, a group of 46 German soldiers and a French woman suspected of collaboration were executed on a wooded hill in this Corrèze town by a local…

The secret of Meymac, a village in search of the bodies of German soldiers executed in 1944

The old man has spoken. Edmond Réveil, known as “Papillon” in the clandestinity of the Corrèze maquis, has freed his conscience. It was only time. He is now 98 years…

Sweden Quran Burning: Holy Quran burnt once again in Swedan, incident executed outside Parliament

creative common The two involved in the incident were the same ones who had pulled off a similar prank outside Stockholm’s main mosque in the month of June. Shockingly, the…

American soon to be executed for the murder of two prison guards

Michael Tisius, 42, will receive a lethal injection at 6 p.m. (Wednesday, 1 a.m. in France) in the penitentiary of Bonne Terre, in the center of the United States, unless…

Iran: three men executed, in connection with the demonstrations denouncing the death of Mahsa Amini

This Friday, three men sentenced to death in Iran were executed. They were accused of being involved in the deaths of members of the security forces, which occurred during the…

in 2022, 883 people were executed in the world

International human rights organization Amnesty International (“Amnesty International”), which keeps track of the use of the death penalty, reported that last year 883 death sentences were carried out in different…

In Iran, two people were executed on charges of blasphemy

On Monday, Iranian authorities executed two people on charges of blasphemy. They were sentenced to death for insulting the holy places and the Prophet Muhammad. The court found signs of…

Iran: Two men executed for burning the Koran and insulting Muhammad

The list of those executed is inexorably growing in Iran. Two men have been hanged to death for burning a copy of the Koran and insulting the Prophet Muhammad, the…