sword expatcornergccA man was beheaded in the holy city of Madinah on Thursday after he was found guilty of torturing and killing his wife, Salha al-Qadi, reported Saudi Press Agency.

According to a statement released by the Ministry of Interior, Fawzi Al-Khaibari was executed after he left his wife to die after beating her up, burning her using an iron, and then crushing her skull.

The last execution in the kingdom was on 8 July, two days before the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan.