SAUDI BEHEADED FOR KILLING COMPATRIOT
February 26, 2014: Saudi Arabia beheaded one its citizens in the Eastern Province after he was convicted of murdering a compatriot, the interior ministry announced.
Abdullah Al Mabyuq shot dead Mohammad Al Faraj following a dispute, said the statement carried by the official SPA news agency.
His execution in the Qatif district of the Eastern Province brings to 11 the number of executions this year in the ultra-conservative kingdom. (Source: Agence France-Presse, 26/02/2014)