Two Bulgarians Face Death Penalty in Malaysia

Crime | May 21, 2014, Wednesday // 13:36| Views: | Comments: 0
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Two Bulgarians, who were sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Malaysia, will appear in court for the hearing of their appeal, reports the Bulgarian channel Nova TV.

A year and a half ago Ivan Kostov and Georgi Bakalov were arrested at the airport and were sentenced to death for allegedly trafficking 5 kg of amphetamine, found in their luggage.

They said they did not know of the drugs, pleaded not guilty and claimed the amphetamines were planted by a third party.

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