ABHA — A Yemeni was beheaded here Thursday after he was convicted of killing a Pakistani in a robbery, the Interior Ministry said.
Abdulrazaq Al-Sayed was put to the sword for stabbing Choudhary Faisal Nawaz, said a ministry statement.
Another 14 Yemenis were sentenced to jail terms and lashes after being found guilty of taking part in the assault on Nawaz and a second Pakistani, the statement added.
All the accused had confessed to their crimes, the statement said adding that the General Court issued the sentences against them which were approved by the Cassation Court and Supreme Court of Magistracy. — SG/SPA