Who was the last person to be executed in any European country?
#84691. Asked by author. (Aug 18 07 7:09 PM)
The last execution within the 46-country-Council of Europe's area took place in Ukraine on 11th March 1997 when an unnamed man was shot with a single bullet to the back of the head. Abolition for all crimes in Ukraine came on 22nd March 2000. Ukraine ratified Protocol No. 6 of the Council of Europe's "European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms", which came into force on the 1st May 2000
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