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Raif Badawi will serve 10 years in prison and receive 1000 lashes, as the Court of Appeal has upheld his sentence. He is a prisoner of conscience.
Urgent Action MDE 23/023/2014
Hajras al-Qurey was not executed on 25 August, as had been expected, but is still at imminent risk of execution.
Urgent Action MDE 23/021/2014
The current surge in executions in Saudi Arabia is continuing unabated with another beheading scheduled for Monday 25 August, said Amnesty ...
Hajras al-Qurey, a Saudi Arabian man sentenced to death for drug trafficking after an unfair trial, is now scheduled to be executed on Monday 25 August ...
Urgent Action MDE 23/020/2014
Executions bring the number of state killings in Saudi Arabia in the past two weeks to 17 - a rate of more than one execution per day.
The Saudi Arabian authorities must halt all executions, Amnesty International said after four members of the same family were executed today as part ...
The outrageous eight year prison sentence against a Shi'a cleric in Saudi Arabia for criticizing its leaders is the latest example of a disturbing pattern ...
A prominent Saudi Arabian Shi'a cleric has been sentenced to eight years in prison and banned from delivering religious sermons, for criticizing ...
Urgent Action MDE 23/019/2014