Narcotic Smugglers Executed in Tabuk Region

Tabuk, The Ministry of Interior said in a statement issued today that Youssef Faraj Saad Muslim and Mohammed Abdullah Audeh Awad, Egypt nationals, were executed in Tabuk Region today for smuggling a large number of prohibited Amphetamine pills and a quantity of cannabis.

The Ministry said that the Court convicted the smugglers; Appeal and Supreme Courts endorsed the sentence, and a royal order was issued to execute the sentence.

The Ministry of Interior affirms that the Government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is keen on combating narcotics due to their high harm to individuals and the society, warning anyone who tries to commit such actions to be punished according to the Islamic Sharia.

Source: Saudi Press Agency