Iraq executed penalty by 7 terrorists of Arab nationalities
Baghdad / AFP
A source in the Nasiriyah prison, that "these terrorists , al - Qaeda members arrested since more than four years in Iraq , " without providing more details.
the source pointed attention to "the presence of more than sixty terrorists from Arab countries , including Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Egypt, Libya and Algeria, are still in detention in Nasiriyah prison" .
issued a Prime Minister Haider al - Abadi is, on 23 July, the formation of a committee to resolve the "convicts file death and to identify the obstacles and causes that lead to delay the execution of judgments" after the occurrence of the bombing since last month in the Karrada district, central Baghdad.
He called the Commission to "develop recommendations necessary to speed up the ratification of the said provisions and the implementation of those legally authorized. " But the United Nations has criticized theimpact of this, the efforts of the Iraqi government to speed up the application of death sentences in light of the problems afflicting the judicial system, believing that it could lead "to speed up the absence of justice."
This is the second death witnessed Nasiriyah prison after the executions stopped for a long time .
The Minister Justice Haider Zamili, on 21 August, the implementation of death sentences against 36 convicted of a crime Spyker in Nasiriyah prison in the presence of officials and the media and a number of families of the victims.
ratified the Federal Court of Cassation, the end of last July, the decisions of the death sentences against those convicted of " the crime of the martyrs of Spyker . "
and referred the Supreme Judicial Council, the end of 2015.36 Spyker accused of a crime to the criminal court for prosecution. The minister Haidar al - Zamili said during a press conference in central Nasiriyah prison ,"The Ministry of Justice carried out the sentence of death by hanging until death against 36 convicted terrorists implicated offense Spyker, in central Nasiriyah prison."
Believing massacre Spyker a worse organizing extremist Daesh crimes, since the control of the large areas in the north and west of Iraq after a massive offensive in 2014.