SAUDI ARABIA BEHEADS CITIZEN CONVICTED OF MURDER
February 5, 2008: Saudi Arabian authorities beheaded a Saudi man convicted of killing a fellow citizen over a dispute, the Interior Ministry said. In a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency, the ministry said Bandar bin Shabab al-Rashidi shot and killed Majed Bin Aqil al-Enzy.
It did not explain the nature of the dispute between the two men.
The execution took place in the kingdom's eastern region, the statement said. (Sources: Jakarta Post, 06/02/2008)