Saudi Convicts 8 in Attacks That Killed Foreigners

November 18, 2014 11:46 AM

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A court in Saudi Arabia found eight men guilty of involvement in a series of deadly attacks against foreigners in the kingdom 10 years ago, among them an assault that killed a BBC cameraman and paralyzed the news organization's correspondent, local media reported Tuesday.

The official Saudi Press Agency reported that three of the men were given death sentences and five were sentenced to prison terms ranging from 25 to 30 years. All have the right to appeal. They are part of an alleged 86-member terrorist cell that recruited militants for al-Qaida. No further details ...

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