SAUDI CARRIES OUT 141ST EXECUTION THIS YEAR
October 29, 2015: Saudi Arabia carried out its 141st execution this year, putting one of its citizens to death for murder.
Abdulrahman al-Asmari was executed in the holy city of Mecca following his conviction for killing a fellow Saudi, the interior ministry said.
Asmari stabbed the victim repeatedly and then drove over his legs after a fight, it said. (Sources: AFP, 29/10/2015)