Saudi Arabia executes Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr

January 2, 2016 8:46 AM

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Saudi Arabia executes Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr

Saudi Arabia has executed the prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, the interior ministry said.

He was among 47 put to death after being convicted of terrorism offences, it said in a statement.

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