- Salil Shetty: Last year saw a staggering rise in global executions
- Countries that still execute need to realize that they are on the wrong side of history, he says
Salil Shetty is secretary general of Amnesty International. The views expressed are his own.
(CNN)Aftab Bahadur was 15 years old when a Pakistani court found him guilty of killing three people and sentenced him to death.