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IS beheads elderly ex-antiquities chief in Syria’s Palmyra

IS beheads elderly ex-antiquities chief in Syria’s Palmyra

🕔17:21, 19.Aug 2015

BEIRUT: The Islamic State group has beheaded the 82-year-old retired chief archaeologist of Palmyra, who refused to leave the ancient city when the jihadists captured it, Syria’s antiquities chief said.

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Saudi beheads Pakistani drug trafficker

Saudi beheads Pakistani drug trafficker

🕔20:59, 28.May 2015

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Thursday beheaded a convicted Pakistani drug trafficker, adding to what a United Nations rapporteur called a “very disturbing” surge in the kingdom’s use of the death penalty.

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Saudi beheads two rapists, murderer

Saudi beheads two rapists, murderer

🕔19:12, 4.Feb 2015

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia beheaded two convicted rapists and a murderer on Wednesday, all three were Saudis, the interior ministry said, bringing to 21 the number of people it has executed so far this year.

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IS claims beheading of second Japanese captive

IS claims beheading of second Japanese captive

🕔09:27, 1.Feb 2015

TOKYO: The Islamic State group claimed in a video that it had beheaded a second Japanese hostage, drawing international condemnation and outrage from a visibly upset Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who denounced it as a “heinous and despicable” act.

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Saudi beheads Pakistani for heroin smuggling

Saudi beheads Pakistani for heroin smuggling

🕔15:35, 25.Dec 2014

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Thursday beheaded a Pakistani man for heroin smuggling, the twelfth person from Pakistan to be executed in the kingdom for drug trafficking since mid-October.

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Saudi beheads 8th Pakistani since mid-October

Saudi beheads 8th Pakistani since mid-October

🕔17:08, 25.Nov 2014

RIYADH: A Pakistani on Tuesday became the eighth person from his country to be beheaded in Saudi Arabia for drug trafficking since mid-October.

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Saudi beheads killer who donned women’s clothes

Saudi beheads killer who donned women’s clothes

🕔22:08, 19.Nov 2014

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia executed on Wednesday a man who donned women’s clothing in a bid to escape after shooting dead a soldier and police officer, state media said.

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Saudi beheads Pakistani drug smuggler

Saudi beheads Pakistani drug smuggler

🕔17:56, 5.Nov 2014

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia beheaded a Pakistani on Wednesday for trafficking heroin hidden in his stomach into the kingdom, the interior ministry said, the latest in dozens of executions this year.

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Saudi beheads man for murder

Saudi beheads man for murder

🕔17:44, 30.Oct 2014

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia beheaded a man Thursday for murdering a fellow tribesman, the interior ministry said, the latest in dozens of executions this year that have alarmed rights campaigners.

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