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# Conflict
Six people sentenced to death in Gaza Strip for 'collaborating' with Israel
Eight others were sentenced to hard labour ranging from six to 15 years.
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Japan's Black Widow to hang for murder
Kyoto District Court condemned Chisako Kakehi, 70, to the gallows for the murder of three men.
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'Why had no one written about them?': 21 gardaí killed during Irish Free State have their stories told
Their deaths are explored in a new book by Colm Wallace.
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US state of Arkansas executes two prisoners in one night
This is the first time in 17 years in the US that a state has executed two people in the space of 24 hours.
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Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is demanding a new trial
The bombings killed three people and wounded 264 others. He was sentenced to death last month.
# last words
'Kiss my ass': Most memorable last words
What are some of the things that have been uttered to the executioner?