Execution of a death sentence against a convict who killed a university Professor in Dhi Qar

The Dhi Qar Criminal Court issued a death sentence against a convict for the murder of a university professor in the city of Nasiriyah on 17/3/2023.

The media center of the Supreme Judicial Council stated in a statement that “the convict killed a university professor in agreement with his cousin, who promised to buy him a residential apartment if he joined him in this crime, which was carried out in front of (the victim’s) house and while he was leaving for official work.”

It continued, “The court issued its ruling based on the provisions of Article 406/1/A of the Penal Code and the meaning of subscription articles 47, 48, and 49.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency