SAUDI ARABIA. CITIZEN BEHEADED FOR KILLING COMPATRIOT
March 16, 2008: Saudi Arabian authorities beheaded a man convicted of fatally shooting a fellow citizen. The Interior Ministry statement, carried by the official Saudi Press Agency, said Abdullah bin Muhammad al-Kahtani was executed in the eastern Saudi town of al-Khobar.
The man shot the victim, Musfir bin Habad al-Dowsary, several times using an automatic weapon after a dispute. (Sources: Jerusalem Post, 16/03/2008)