Saudi executions reach a new high

SAUDI ARABIA executed 184 people last year, including at least three who were minors when arrested, a human-rights charity revealed yesterday.

The gruesome tally is the highest since Reprieve began tracking executions there six years ago.

Of those executed, 88 were Saudi nationals, 90 were foreign and six were of unknown nationality.

On April 23, the Kingdom executed 37 people in a single day, including at least three who were children at the time of their alleged...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-01-14 14:20
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