SOMALIA: MILITARY COURT IN PUNTLAND SLAPS 4 MEN WITH DEATH PENALTY
November 16, 2018:
A military court in Puntland state has sentenced four men to death penalty over charges of terrorism, sources confirmed on 14 November 2018. (Sources: Halbeeg News, 14/11/2018)
The men sentenced by the court were identified as Jeylani Hassan Issak, Hassan Lamow Aden, Abdirazak Hussein Tahlil and Abdi Omar Iftin.
Another man identified as Bashir Osman Seed was sentenced to life in prison by the court during the trial.
All the sentenced men were accused of belonging and having links with the terrorist groups Al-shabab and ISIS as the military court confirmed.