SAUDI ARABIA: A MAN BEHEADED FOR MURDER IN RIAD
April 16, 2014: a Saudi citizen, Mohammed Matrak Mohammed al-Dosari, was beheaded in Riyadh after being convicted of shooting dead a compatriot.
He was found guilty of killing Mubarak Zafir Manahi al-Dosari using a machinegun, after a fist fight over a financial dispute.
His execution brings to 13 the number of death sentences carried out this year in the ultra-conservative kingdom, according to an AFP count. (Sources: AFP, 16/04/2014)