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The UK is accused of aiding a country with one of the world's worst human rights record through secret vote-trading
'The ministry might find it an opportunity to exchange support with the United Kingdom', leaked cable reportedly reads
The announcement came as the Russian Parliament approved military intervention to support Syrian regime against Isis
Her three children, the Pope, international human rights groups and lawyers all made last-minute appeals for clemency
Exclusive: Controversial new court fees deny defendants the right to a fair trial because they encourage the innocent to plead guilty, says the professor
Jeremy Corbyn has previously said he supports actions on arms sales
More than 80 backbenchers had demanded a tougher line on deporting foreign criminals from Britain
HIV and AIDs campaigners have called the amendment "draconian"
Shocking satellite images show devastation in districts that back opposition to President Assad
Plans by Theresa May could see terror suspects faced with being made stateless
Sepulvado is due to be put to death on 5 February
Even when guilt is established, the suffering inflicted upon inmates goes beyond belief
Last Thursday, Mohammed Asghar, a 69-year-old shopkeeper from Edinburgh who has been diagnosed as a paranoid schizophrenic, was sentenced to death. The sentence came after two marathon hearings and a three-year trial process.
McGuire was the first prisoner to be executed with a new cocktail of lethal drugs and took 26 minutes to die