Qatar Court Commutes Death Sentences for 8 Ex-Indian Navy Personnel

Qatari Court Commutes Death Sentences for 8 Ex-Indian Navy Personnel

Eight former Indian Navy officers had their death sentences mitigated by a Qatar court on Thursday, and instead of receiving death sentences, they were handed jail sentences ranging from three to 25 years, according to persons acquainted with the case. The eight men’s families filed an appeal after their detention in August 2022 on unreported … Read more

8 Former Indian Navy Personnel Sentenced to Death in Qatar

8 Former Indian Navy Personnel Sentenced to Death in Qatar

On Thursday, the Court of First Instance in Qatar declared that eight former members of the Indian Navy, who were held in Doha in August 2022 on suspicion of espionage, would be executed. India’s Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) responded to the judgment with strong words,. Expressing “deep shock” and reaffirming that it will offer … Read more