Malaysian Government Abolishes Capital Punishment

In Malaysia, the cabinet decided to abolish the death penalty. Communications and multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo stated that the government decided to scrap capital punishment following strong domestic opposition to the practice.
Capital punishment in Malaysia is currently mandatory for murder, kidnapping, possession of firearms and drug trafficking, among other crimes. 
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  • Malaysia Capital: Kuala Lumpur, Currency: Malaysian ringgit.