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14 Nov
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SOMALIA: AL-SHABAAB SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR KILLING SOLDIERS

14 November 2019: a military court in Mogadishu sentenced two Al-Shabaab operatives to death and two others to life imprisonment for the murder of three soldiers and one civilian. The court found Shuheb Abdullahi Mohamed and Sadiq Abdijab Hussein guilty ...

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07 Nov
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Somalia. Five executed

7 November 2019: five men belonging to the Islamic State group and Al Shabaab Amniyaad were publicly executed by firing squad by a local military court in Puntland. The men were identified as Ibrahim Guudow, Farah Said Farah, Abdulkadir Sheikh, ...

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28 Oct
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Somalia. Two Al-Shabaab sentenced to death

28 October 2019: a military court in Mogadishu sentenced to death two Al-Shabaab members in connection with a bomb attack on the late Mahas deputy district commissioner, Rashid Osman Abdi. Former Mahas District Commissioner Abdirahman Sheikh Elmi Awale was sentenced to ...

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26 Oct
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EGYPT: COURT SENTENCES MEMBER OF TERRORIST WARRAQ CELL TO DEATH

26 October 2019: the Cairo Criminal Court unanimously sentenced to death Adel Khalaf, who is involved in the case known as the terrorist “Warraq Cell”. On 27 August, the court decided to refer papers of the defendant to the Mufti of ...

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12 Oct
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EGYPT: 6 SENTENCED TO DEATH OVER ATTACK ON HARAM HOTEL

12 October 2019: the Giza Criminal Court sentenced six out of 26 defendants to the death penalty over a 2016 terrorist attack on a hotel in Giza. The court also sentenced eight defendants to 25 years in prison, while 12 ...

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02 Oct
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SOMALIA. MILITARY COURT IN MOGADISHU SENTENCES ARMY OFFICER TO DEATH

2 October 2019: a military court in Mogadishu sentences army officer to death. Private officer, Omar Abdulkadir Sheikh Nur was found guilty of killing police officer, Jamal Abukar Jinow. The court found that the killing happened on 22 March in ...

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12 Sep
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Al Shabaab militant sentenced to death for car bomb in Mogadishu

A Somali military court has sentenced a man to death and another to life in prison for their involvement in a car bomb that killed 12 people in Mogadishu. The court announced the sentences for November 2018 attack at Kawo ...

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19 Aug
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Egypt court hands out 6 death sentences on terror charges

19 August 2019: an Egyptian court has sentenced six people to death on terror charges for carrying out attacks that killed at least three people, including a policeman, on the outskirts of the capital. Giza criminal court on Monday also ...

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05 Aug
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Somalia executes two Al-Shabaab militants for Mogadishu attack

5 August 2019: Mogadishu Military Court had executed 2 members of Al-Shabaab terrorist group responsible for separate attacks in Mogadishu which left many dead. Anshur Osman Abukar Omar, 23 (in green), and Mohamed Ali Borrow Adan, 25 (in yellow), were ...

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01 Aug
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Somalia: Daesh terrorist sentenced to death

1 August 2019: a Somali military tribunal on Thursday sentenced a Daesh terrorist to death for his role in the killing of five people, including civilians and a security official, in separate shooting incidents in 2018-19. The military court convicted ...

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