Tonga proposes death penalty for drug trafficking offences

Tonga’s parliament is considering an amendment to the Illicit Drugs Control Bill which would see drug trafficking offenders face a death sentence. If passed, the penalty would be mandatory for people who traffic 5kgs or more of a class A substance or who use children in drug offences.

Source: https://www.rnz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/449246/tongan-talk-of-the-death-penalty-for-worst-drug-offenders