Here is a list of 7 countries where sexual offences are punishable by death
Following are a list of countries and their laws regarding rape.
Recently, the National assembly of Pakistan passed a resolution for the public hanging of offenders convicted for sexually abusing and murdering children.
Different countries around the world have different laws on sexual assault. Following are a list of countries and their laws regarding rape.
Seven countries where sex offenders receive punitive punishments:
Iran: Hanged to death
In Iran, rapists are either publicly shot or hanged from cranes.
Saudi Arabia: Beheading within days
In Saudi Arabia, a sex offender is usually beheaded or he is publicly executed.
China: Death sentence or castration
The sentence for rape in China is death and in some cases, castration.
Netherlands: 4-15 years imprisonment
In the Netherlands, sexual abuse and even sexual harassment fall into the category of rape, and the offender can be imprisoned for 4-15 years, depending on the severity of the crime.
Afghanistan: Shot in the head or hanged to death
Convicted rapists in Afghanistan are shot in the head within 4 days or hanged to death.
Egypt: Death by hanging
In Egypt, a sex offender is hanged in public places so that people are aware of the consequences of this heinous crime.
United Arab Emirates: Death penalty
In the UAE, the punishment for rape is a death penalty, and executions are carried out through a firing squad, hanging, or stoning.
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