Saudi Arabia executes four people convicted of terrorism in Qatif

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Posted: Jul 11, 2017 11:21 AM

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia executed four people convinced of terrorism in Qatif in the eastern part of the kingdom, state television said on Tuesday quoting a statement by the Interior Ministry.

The oil producing region is where many of the country's Shi'ite Muslim minority live.

(Reporting by Maha El Dahan and Sami Aboudi; Editing by Alison Williams)