Jordan executes Two Jihadists after Pilot killed by ISIS


Amman, Feb 04: Jordan has executed two Jihadists after the Islamic States militants killed its air force pilot. The Iraqi jihadists including a woman suicide bomber were sentenced to death.

The convicts Sajida al-Rishawi, who was a suicide bomber, and al-Qaeda operative Ziyad Karboli were hanged till death after a video posted by the ISIS showing a Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh was burnt alive.

The pilot was the captive and hostage during operation against ISI in Syria in December.

While Sajida was convicted of playing a role in the attacks in Jordanian national Amman in 2005 in which 60 people were killed, Ziyad Karboli was sentenced to death for killing a Jordanian citizen in 2008.

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