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MANAMA, Dec 11: Three convicted killers will be executed by firing squad in Bahrain today, sources revealed yesterday.Pakistani Mohammed Hanif Atta Mohammed, aged 37, is being executed for his part in the murder of his lover's Bahraini husband, in August 2003.

Two Bangladeshis are also due to be executed today, for the murder of Bahraini mother-of-two Latifa Abdulla Abdulaziz in November 2004.

Housemaid Jasmine Anwar Hussain, 23 and her accomplice, Mohammed Hilaluddin, 33, smashed Ms Abdulaziz's head with a pickaxe at her home in Buhair, in the mistaken belief that there was gold in her safe

Mohammed and his Bahraini lover Suraya Ghuloom Hussain, 42, were convicted of murdering her 72-year-old husband Ibrahim Al Asmawi.

Suraya, who has a son by her Mohammed, was jailed for 25 years.

His Majesty King Hamad confirmed all three death sentences on November 21.


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