Al-Marsad_SPA newspaper: The Ministry of Interior issued a statement regarding the implementation of the death penalty for a smuggler of banned amphetamine tablets in Al-Jawf region, as follows:
قال الله تعالى (( إِنَّمَا جَزَاءُ الَّذِينَ يُحَارِبُونَ اللَّهَ وَرَسُولَهُ وَيَسْعَوْنَ فِي الْأَرْضِ فَسَادًا أَن يُقَتَّلُوا أَوْ يُصَلَّبُوا أَوْ تُقَطَّعَ أَيْدِيهِمْ وَأَرْجُلُهُم مِّنْ خِلَافٍ أَوْ يُنفَوْا مِنَ الْأَرْضِ ذَلِكَ لَهُمْ خِزْيٌ فِي الدُّنْيَا وَلَهُمْ فِي الْآخِرَةِ عَذَابٌ عَظِيمٌ )).
By the grace of God Almighty, Muhannad Samir Ali Hussein – a Syrian national – was arrested when he was smuggling banned amphetamine tablets, and the investigation with him resulted in an accusation against him of what was attributed to him, and by referring him to the court, a deed was issued against him containing proof of his guilt in that and the sentence to kill him as a punishment, and the verdict was upheld From the Court of Appeal and from the Supreme Court, and a royal order was issued to implement what was decided by law and was supported by its reference.
The death sentence was executed as a ta’zir punishment against the perpetrator / Muhannad Samir Ali Hussein, on Sunday corresponding to 4/26/1444 AH in Al-Jawf region.
And the Ministry of the Interior, as it announces this, to confirm the keenness of the government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques – may God protect him – to combat drugs of all kinds because of the severe harm they cause to the individual and society and to impose the most severe penalties on the perpetrators, deriving its approach from the righteous law of God, and at the same time it warns everyone who does that That the legal punishment will be his fate, and God is the Guide to the straight path.