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externalRFE/RL: Russia’s proxies in Donetsk, Luhansk oblasts lift death penalty moratorium

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July 13, 2022 6:26 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

Denis Pushilin, leader of the Kremlin’s proxies in Donetsk region, on July 12 signed a decree lifting a ban on capital punishment. Previously, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russia won’t rule out executing foreign prisoners of war. 

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