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Posted: November 13, 2012 at 5:08 a.m.

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s prime minister, thinks the country should consider lifting its ban on capital punishment, which was done as part of its now-stalled bid to join the European Union, writing on Twitter: “In the face of killings, if needed the death penalty should be brought back to the table.”

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