Jordan hands life sentence to soldier who killed US trainers

By REUTERS
July 17, 2017 12:40




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BEIRUT - A Jordanian military court sentenced a soldier to life imprisonment with hard labor on Monday for killing three U.S. military trainers at the gate of a major air base last year, a judicial source said.

The soldier had been charged with premeditated murder and had pleaded not guilty, the source said.

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