Showing posts with label death penalties. Show all posts
Showing posts with label death penalties. Show all posts

Monday, January 4, 2016

Saudi Arabia cuts ties with Iran

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister announced on Saturday to cut diplomatic ties with Iran and asked all Iranian diplomats to leave within 48 hours, local media reported.

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Saudi embassy in Tehran attacked by protesters

Reports have emerged saying that Saudi Arabia's embassy in Tehran and its consulate in Mashhad have been attacked by Iranian protesters early Sunday following the execution of a Saudi Shiite preacher along with 46 others.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Friday, November 27, 2015

Saudi Arabia plans mass beheadings, will west protest?

Saudi authorities appear set in the next few days to carry out a series of beheadings across the country of more than 50 men convicted of terrorism offences. Among those facing execution are three young men who were juveniles when they were arrested.

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Friday, June 19, 2015

Pakistani PM suspends execution of death penalties during Ramadan

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has ordered suspension of the executions of death penalties during the Muslims holy month of Ramadan beginning in the country on Friday, officials said on Thursday.