Firing Squad

  • Report: Saudi Arabia Faces Lack Of Swordsmen

    Report: Saudi Arabia Faces Lack Of Swordsmen

    Saudi Arabia has authorized regional governors to approve executions by firing squad as an alternative to public beheading, the customary method of capital punishment in the Gulf Arab kingdom, the Arab News reported on Monday. The English-language daily gave no explanation. But another newspaper, Al Youm,... Continue Reading