SOMALIA: MILITARY SENTENCES SOLDIER TO DEATH FOR MURDERING COLLEAGUE
July 25, 2011: the military court of Somalia's interim federal government sentenced to death a soldier found guilty of murdering a colleague in Mogadishu.
Abdi Kus Abdi was convicted Monday morning of deliberately shooting and killing coworker, Hussein Abdi Yusuf in Mogadishuâs Hamarweyne district, a statement from the court said.
âThe verdict of capital punishment was reached according to the Islamic religion and the countryâs punishment lawsâ it noted. (Sources: Allheadlinenews.com, 25/07/2011)