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Jordanian Soldier Guilty Of Premeditated Murder Of 3 U.S. Soldiers At Jordanian Airbase

Added: 17.07.2017 18:26 | 14 views | 0 comments


A Jordanian soldier found guilty of the premeditated murder of three U.S. soldiers at an airbase in Jordan last year will serve a life sentence with hard labor, the Jordanian official news agency Petra reported. Corporal Ma'arik Al-Tawayha on Monday was present as the verdict was read for killing the three service members, CNN reported. He was also found guilty of disobedience of military orders and dishonorably discharged. Reuters reported Al-Tawayha waited until the head of the military court read the verdict Monday before shouting, “I only did my duty!” U.S. Embassy representatives attending the trial and judicial proceedings said they appreciated “the expedience and seriousness of the...

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