Saudi Man Sentenced to Death for Being Linked to Terror Cell

Published March 22nd, 2018 - 07:30 GMT
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The Specialized Criminal Court in Riyadh, Wednesday, sentenced a man to death for being part of a terrorist cell in the town of Al-Awamiyah in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.

The cell attacked three security posts and fired at security forces and their vehicles. The attacks targeted Al-Awamiyah police station, a checkpoint in the city of Safwa, and one in Al-Nasrah neighborhood.

The condemned also fired at two civilian cars in Al-Awamiyah, mistaking them for police cars.

This article has been adapted from its original source.

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