SAUDI ARABIA: SIX INDONESIANS ON DEATH ROW RELEASED AFTER INDONESIA AGREED TO PAY BLOOD MONEY
June 3, 2015: six Indonesian citizens sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia were released and arrived home, after the Indonesian Government agreed to pay the blood money.
Saeful Mubarok, Sam'ani Muhammad, Muhammad Mursyidi, Ahrtati, Ahmad Zizi Hartati, Abdul Aziz and Muhammad Daham Supiyani Arifin were sentenced to death over the murder of Pakistani immigrant Zubair bin Hafiz Ghul Muhammad in Mecca in 2006.
The Indonesian government agreed to pay Saudi Arabia $106,500 for their release. (Sources: www.newzulu.us, 03/06/2015)