SAUDI ARABIA: BANGLADESHI MAN CONVICTED OF KILLING COMPATRIOT EXECUTED IN JEDDAH
July 31, 2016: A Bangladeshi expatriate was executed in the Governorate of Jeddah for killing a compatriot during a heated argument.
The Criminal Court convicted Riyadh Al-Haq Abdul Haq of stabbing to death Mohammed Shah Yassine and sentenced him to capital punishment.
He was executed after the Saudi Court of Appeals and High Court upheld the death sentence, reported local Arabic daily Al-Riyadh. (Sources: GDN Online Desk, 31/07/2016)