Thai court dismisses case against five people charged with killing Saudi businessman Mohammad al-Ruwaili whose disappearance 24 years ago has marred relations between the two countries ever since. | Bangkok Post: news

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Court throws out Saudi killing case

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The Criminal Court on Monday dismissed a case against five men connected to the police and accused of slaying a Saudi businessman whose disappearance 24 years ago has marred relations between the two countries ever since. 

Matrouk al-Ruwili, the abducted businessman's brother-in-law, is in Bangkok to hear the ruling on Monday. (Photo by Apichart Jinakul)

The court said there was not enough evidence to try the case.

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