Bahrain sentences three men to death for killing policeman

February 26, 2015 10:24 AM

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MANAMA (Reuters) - Three Shi'ite Muslim men were sentenced to death by a Bahrain court on Thursday and seven others were given a life term for killing three policeman, the kingdom's Public Prosecution said on its Twitter account.

The ruling is the latest in a series of strict penalties handed down to those accused of seeking to destabilize the Western-allied kingdom.

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