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Minister shuts down proposal to adopt flogging as legal punishment

11/20/2017 08:25 PM
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Taipei, Nov. 20 (CNA) Interior Minister Yeh Jiunn-rong (葉俊榮) on Monday called the adoption of flogging as a punishment for drunk drivers and other criminals incompatible with mainstream international views on human rights and the law.


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