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European council, EU reaffirm opposition to death penalty

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ISLAMABAD, 10 OCT (DNA) – In a joint declaration, the European Union (EU) High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the EU, and the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland have said that, “On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty observed on October 10, the Council of Europe and the European Union (EU) reaffirm their strong and unequivocal opposition to capital punishment in all circumstances and for all cases.”   In a statement issued by the EU officeRead More