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Jordan executes 10 men convicted of terror charges

Jordan executes 10 men convicted of terror charges

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A government spokesman says Jordan has executed 10 men convicted of terrorism charges, including deadly attacks on tourists, Jordanian security forces and a local writer.

Mohammed Momani said in a statement carried by the state news agency Petra that the 10 were hanged early Saturday at Swaqa Prison.

The statement says five others were executed for other crimes, including rape.


Updated : 2021-05-08 22:41 GMT+08:00