Afghanistan: Death sentences for two in bank massacre

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June 13, 2011
Sarasota Herald-Tribune    
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"Two Afghan men who stormed a Jalalabad bank in February and killed at least 38 people at point blank range are to be hanged, court officials said Monday. Chief court administrator Abdul Malik Kamawi said the convicts, Matiullah and Zar Ajam, were sentenced to death by Afghanistan's highest court for the massacre at a Kabul Bank branch in Jalalabad, the capital of the eastern province of Nangahar." (06/13/11)  


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