A court in Yemeni on Sunday ordered the amputation of the right hand and left foot of a man convicted of robbery, the official Saba news agency said.
This came after a man identified as Abdulrahman al-Juri was guilty of attacking a man and robbing a sum of cash he was transporting in a vehicle belonging to a money exchange firm.
To order for the amputation of Abdulrahman ,the Sanaa Court based on the Islamic law for robbery.
Two other defendants were sentenced to four years in prison, while a fourth was jailed for one year.
The judge also ordered the release of three others, saying they had already spent enough time in custody.