IRAQ: COURT SENTENCES TWO MILITANTS TO DEATH OVER KILLING, KIDNAPPING CITIZENS
September 18, 2018:
Dhi Qar Criminal Court has sentenced two militants to death over killing and kidnapping charges, a security source was quoted saying on September 16, 2018. (Sources: IraqiNews.com, 16/09/2018)
Speaking to Mawazin News website, the source said “The criminal court in Dhi Qar sentenced two militants from Ramadi to death over involvement in more than 10 crimes of kidnapping and killing citizens.”
The convicts, according to the source, confessed to committing the crimes, as part of orders by the militant group of al-Qaeda.