Kuwait Court Jails 3 ISIL Supporters

Written by  Published by:Shiite News
Published in Middle East
Saturday, 20 December 2014


A Kuwaiti court has jailed three Arab supporters of the so-called 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' (ISIL) terrorist group, in a first for the Gulf emirate, newspapers reported Friday.

The court sentenced a Kuwaiti to 10 years in jail for urging support for the group and also for insulting Kuwait's ruler in public.

An Egyptian and a Jordanian were handed four-year terms for helping him distribute pro-ISIL leaflets, local media reports said, quoting Thursday's ruling.

The verdicts can be appealed but the men are in currently in prison.

It was the first such Kuwaiti court ruling against supporters of ISIL, the
target of US-led air strikes in Syria and neighboring Iraq.

Kuwaiti courts are examining two similar cases.

In September, police arrested several suspected ISIL members under the Gulf state's commitment to the US-led coalition against the extremists.

Dozens of Kuwaitis have fought alongside armed groups operating in Syria, and a number have been killed in the conflict.

Rating: 5 Read 385 times

Leave a comment

Shia Genocide Report 2016

Shia Genocide Report 2016 - Shia Killing in Pakistan 2016

Fall of ISIS in Aleppo

Halab Syria - News

Featured Video

Like our Facebook

Dailymotion

Connet With Us

Largest Portal of Shia News from allover the World | Pakistan News - Iran News - Resistance News - Saudi Arabia News

 

Contact Us

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: http://www.shiitenews.org

JoomShaper