Sudanese beheaded in Saudi Arabia for sorcery

The man was arrested in Medina in 2005 on charges of witchcraft.

The Interior Ministry in Riyadh said that the man is sentenced to death. Amnesty International tried to save the man from execution, but to no avail. The wizard worked as guest workers in Saudi Arabia. According to the human rights organisation is the man trapped by the religious police. An agent asked the man would have to be a curse on his father to his second wife.

The man went on that agreement and got 6000 rial (converted 1176 euros). All 43 people were executed in the Islamic country. On witchcraft is next to drug trafficking, murder and rape the death penalty in the Kingdom.