Saudi Arabia to end death penalty for drugs offences

The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammad bin Salman, has said he will end the death penalty for drugs and other non-violent offences. There is currently a moratorium on all executions in Saudi Arabia during the COVID-19 pandemic; however, the moratorium on drug offences is now expected to continue indefinitely.

Source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/saudi-crown-prince-mohammed-bin-salman-to-end-death-penalty-for-drug-crimes-zm3xjbm0c