Seven al-Qaeda members convicted of killing Anbar travellers

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The Anbar criminal court on Tuesday (December 11th) sentenced seven al-Qaeda members to death.

The convicts confessed to several crimes, Anbar police chief Maj. Gen. Hadi Erzaij told Al-Shorfa, including stopping a passenger bus on its way to Syria in September 2011 and killing 22 of its male passengers in front of women and children.

Three of the convicts are prominent al-Qaeda leaders, he added.

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    ابو محمد العربي

    2013-2-16

    Welcome! Anbar became the graveyard for all those who think of harming the wounded Iraq.