China’s deadly secret: More executions than all other countries put together

Hong Kong( CNN) Every year, the Chinese state carries out several thousand judicial executions — more than the rest of the world blended. For “the worlds largest” side, the names of those performed remain secret, known merely to their families.

Secret killings

While China is by far “the worlds largest” reticent country in the world over the scale of assessments of its implementations, it is not alone. Secrecy is often a telltale sign of countries determined to continue with capital punishment.

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