Unlucky 10 of Malala Yousafzai’s attackers jailed for life

April 30, 2015 5:19 pm

10 men who were involved in the assassination attempt on teenage
education activist & Nobel Peace Prize Laurette, in
2012, have been convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment, by a
Pakistani High Court today April 30th. Life imprisonment in Pakistan is
25 years.

Although none of the men who directly carried out the attack were
arraigned and sentenced today, the 10 men sentenced played a role in the
attack .

“They certainly had a role in the planning and execution of the
assassination attempt on Malala,” said a police official in Swat who
declined to be identified as he was not authorized to speak to the

Police believe the gunman who shot Malala escaped across the border into .

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