Jordan hands life sentence to soldier who killed US trainers

ByREUTERS
July 17, 2017 12:40




Breaking news

Breaking news. (photo credit:JPOST STAFF)

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.

Related Content
Breaking news
July 23, 2017
Pope Francis calls for dialogue and moderation amid Jerusalem violence

By REUTERS