Tag-arkiv: halshugning

7 shocking facts about Saudi Arabia under ‘modernizing’ reign of King Abdullah

Taken aback by the fulsome praise the recently deceased King Abdullah has garnered from world leaders, RT has decided to assess whether his record stands up to scrutiny. READ MORE: Saudi King Abdullah dead – state TV The majority of eulogies went beyond the requirements of diplomatic etiquette, while some epithets used by Western politicians […]

ISIS beheads British hostage Henning – report

A new video has surfaced showing Islamic State militants allegedly beheading UK aid worker Alan Henning, the Associated Press reports. Masked militant (R) threatening to execute British hostage Alan Henning dressed in orange and on his knees in a desert landscape (AFP Photo / Site Intelligence Group / HO) According to AP, the footage shows an […]

Vold i Syrien

Islamisk Stats angivelige drab på tre vesterlændinge har vakt vrede i de vestlige medier. Men vold og hensynsløst grusomhed har præget Syrien siden konflikten begyndte 2011. Det var grusomheder, som først og fremmest stammede fra de kræfter, Vesten støtter. Et barn som bøddel Den 10. december skrev Patrick Cockburn i The Independent: ”Dette er en […]

Saudi-Arabien: Ny halshugning

Ifølge Obamas plan om at styrke de ”moderate” oprørere i Syrien vil Saudi-Arabien modtage 500 millioner dollars for at træne disse forkæmpere for demokrati i Syrien. Den 10. september foretog det saudiske regime sin halshugning nr. 49 alene for i år. Denne gang huggede man halsen over på Hussein Daghiri i den sydvestlige by Jizan. […]