SAUDI ARABIA: A MURDER CONVICT BEHEADED IN 89TH EXECUTION THIS YEAR
May 27, 2015: Fahd bin Hussein Daghriri was executed in the region of Jazan for his role in the murder of a fellow Saudi citizen, the interior ministry said in a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency.
Daghriri brings to 89 the number of locals and foreigners executed in the kingdom this year. The Islamic kingdom executed 87 people in 2014. (Sources: AFP, 27/05/2015)