Faris al-Zahrani


Age: 38

Saudi terror suspect and senior member of the Islamic terrorist organization Al-Qaeda who was on Saudi Arabia's list of 26 'most-wanted' suspected terrorists after he had been convicted for being a "chief strategist" behind a wave of violence that erupted in the kindgom between 2003 and 2006 whose capture was considered as a serious blow to Al Qaeda in Saudi Arabia, but who had been in custody by Saudi police ever since his detention near the Yemeni border in 2004.

Cause of Death: Executed by beheading

Born: 1977

Died: January 2, 2016

Qatif, Saudi Arabia