Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Terrorists sentenced to varying jail terms  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Arab News - 09/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Arab News) A criminal court in jeddah has sentenced several suspects to terms ranging between eight months and 11 years in prison and fines of up to sr50000 for engaging in terrorist activities.

one man was sentenced to five years and fined sr 50000 for launching a website and publishing articles by a person involved in sedition in al-awamiyah in the eastern province.

he was also found guilty of publishing photos of demonstrations and distributing news reports and photos to evoke anti-government sentiment and create unrest.

most of the defendants have been banned from traveling abroad for periods equal to their prison terms.

another man was sentenced to six years in prison and a six-year travel ban after his release in addition to a sr50000 fine for engaging in anti-government activities including maintaining a website encouraging demonstrations and promoting inflammatory literature.

the court handed another man a five-year prison sentence and 75 lashes for having stored information on his computer promoting anarchy and dissidence.

the man was also found to have contact with another terror suspect who is wanted by police in addition to harboring suspects.

he was also found guilty of drug abuse and was found to be in possession of narcotic drugs such as amphetamine and hashish.

the lashes will be administered in one go and the suspect will not be allowed to travel abroad for five years following his release.

another suspect was sentenced to 11 years in prison for maintaining ties with terror suspects and extremists and for covering up for other suspects in addition to providing other forms of assistance to extremists who wanted to join fighters abroad.

the man is also charged with introducing terror suspects to financiers. another man has also been sentenced to 11 years in prison on several charges including bearing an affiliation to extremists who question the government in addition to providing financial aid and harboring wanted terrorists.

he was also found guilty of discouraging youth to take up government jobs. the last suspect was sentenced eight months and a five-year travel ban for terror-financing and helping saudi youth to travel to iraq to fight alongside terrorists.


 


Arab News




  MENA News Headlines
 Apr 19 2015 - More than 30% of Arab youth jobless: labour officialAFP
(MENAFN - AFP) More than 30 percent of young Arabs are jobless because of unrest in many Arab nations and not enough investment, a top labour official said on Sunday. "The unemployment rate among ...

 Apr 19 2015 - Saudi giant SABIC Q1 net profit down 39 percentAFP
(MENAFN - AFP) Saudi petrochemicals giant SABIC on Sunday posted a 39 percent decline in net profits for the first quarter of 2015 compared with a year ago before global oil prices plunged. Saudi ...

 Apr 19 2015 - UAE has 4% of world's oil, 3.5% of gas reserves: Energy MinisterEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) UAE Energy Minister, Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei, said that the UAE has 4 per cent of the world's oil reserves and nearly 3.5 per cent of the ...

 Apr 19 2015 - New Zealand Prime Minister to lead trade mission to the UAEEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) John Key, New Zealand's Prime Minister, is to lead a business delegation to the United Arab Emirates on 26th April."The visit is an opportunity to strengthen and ...

 Apr 19 2015 - Etihad Airways wins Crystal Cabin AwardEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Etihad Airways has scooped the coveted 2015 Crystal Cabin Award in the Premium Class and VIP category, for its innovative Airbus A380 upper deck cabin designs ...

 Apr 19 2015 - UAE- Civil Defence Officers awarded new ranksEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Major General Jassem Al Marzouqui, Commander-in-Chief of the Civil Defence at the Ministry of Interior, has decorated a number of officers at the Abu Dhabi Civil ...

 Apr 19 2015 - Energy Minister receives UAE AmbassadorEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Abdul Hussain bin Ali Mirza, Bahraini Energy Minister, has received Abdulridha Abdullah Mahmoud Khori, UAE Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain.During the ...

 Apr 19 2015 - DFWAC participates in GCF Partner Council meeting in SwedenEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children, DFWAC, has participated in the Partner Council Advisory Board meeting of the Global Child Forum, GCF, held recently ...

 Apr 19 2015 - UAE- ADNEC to host Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2015Emirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC, has set the stage for the ninth edition of Cityscape Abu Dhabi to run from 21st to 23rd April, under the patronage ...

 Apr 19 2015 - UAE- TRA participates in the Global Conference on Cyberspace 2015 in NetherlandsEmirates News Agency (WAM)
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) The General Authority for Regulating the Telecommunications Sector, TRA, participated in the Global Conference on Cyberspace 2015, which was held in The Hague, ...

more...


 






Google

Arab Advisors_12th convergence conf

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help