SAUDI ARABIA EXECUTES WOMAN FOR MURDER
January 29, 2007: aÂ Saudi Ministry statement published by the official news agency SPA stated a Saudi woman, identified as Hala bint Marzouk al-Outaibi, was executed for murder.
The agency said she murdered a Saudi woman by pouring boiling water over her and hitting her with a metal rod. SPA did not give a motive for the murder. (Sources: Reuters, 29/01/2007)