8 months OFW executed in Saudi for murder MB
By Marjaleen Ramos A Filipina household worker who was found guilty of murder was executed in Saudi Arabia, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Thursday. (Illustration by Kai Stachowiak via Pixabay/ MANILA BULLEITN) Philippine Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Adnan Alonto said that Saudi authorities carried out the sentence against the 39-year-old Filipina last Tuesday after she was found guilty of murder. “The Department regrets that it was not able to save the life of the Filipina after the Saudi Supreme Judicial Council classified her case as one in which blood money does not apply under Shariah law,” the ... more