Manama: Saudi Arabia could soon replace beheading with a sword by a firing squad when carrying out the death penalty in public.
What does FS stand for?
FS stands for Firing Squad (gaming clan)
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We have 133 other meanings of FS in our Acronym Attic
- Finite Scheduling (operations management)
- Finite State
- Fire Science
- Fire Star (CyberGuard firewall model)
- Fire Station
- Fire Support
- Fire Suppression
- Firebird Suite (Stravinsky)
- Fireman Sam (children's character)
- Fireman's Switch
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Ministry of Interior has authorized regional governors to approve execution by a firing squad as an alternative.
According to reports, so many soldiers volunteered to join the firing squad to execute the hated dictator and his wife they had to draw lots.
Summary: A Utah firing squad shot to death a convicted killer early on Friday in the third US execution by that means since 1976.
He was the first person to be killed by firing squad in the US for 14 years.
6/18/2010 4:45:35 AM A convicted killer has been executed by firing squad in the US state of Utah, reviving a style of justice that has not been used for 14 years.
A FIRING squad executed a convicted killer today, US prison officials said.
Summary: SALT LAKE CITY, Jun 18, SPA -- A Utah firing squad shot to death a convicted killer early on Friday in the third U.