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The city of Abha

Seven Saudi youngsters, aged 20 to 24 years  have been sentenced to death after robbing a number of gold shops in the city of Abha. The execution is expected to take place on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.

According to Arabic daily Sabq, the young men claim that they were ignorant and in their adolescent period at the time and now regret the crimes they committed.