PAKISTAN: ‘ Army announce death penalty for 6-militants linked to assault on #Peshawar military school ‘

#AceNewsReport – Post Update: PAKISTAN:Aug.14: Pakistan’s army on Thursday announced the death penalty for six militants linked to an assault on a school in Peshawar that killed 151 people, AFP reported.

https://twitter.com/dlpakistan/status/631898145954201600

The convicts were given trial by following “all the legal formalities,” the military’s website said. The sentences have been confirmed by the Chief of Army Staff, it added. A seventh man was given a life sentence.
The men were convicted by military courts in the wake of the attack in December last year.

Ace Worldwide News

#peshawar, #the-death-penalty