SOMALIA: Military court executes three soldiers for murdering civilians
The three soldiers- two from the national military and one from the local tax police were charged and convicted of killing illegally three civilians in the last year.
“After listening all the evidences and testimonials presented to the Military Court of Somalia National Army, we have convicted the three soldiers for execution and the courts verdict is done today.” Liban Ali Yarow, the Chief judge of Somalia Military Court declared at the Police Academy Playground where the execution took place at 7.00am local time.
Firing squad from the National Army shot to death the three men who were as parallel tied up on the stake.
The Military Court of the Federal Government of Somalia previously executed servicemen who were charged and convicted for killing innocent civilians and also members of the army.