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Saudi Arabia: Further information: Medical Committee further ...
22 January 2015

It is likely that Raif Badawi's scheduled public flogging on Friday 23 January will not be carried out following examinations by a medical committee, which ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/007/2015

Saudi Arabia: Doctors find Raif Badawi unfit for flogging on ...
22 January 2015

The planned flogging of Raif Badawi is likely to be suspended this Friday after a medical committee assessed that he should not undergo a second round ...

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Saudi Arabia: Further information: Harsher sentence against ...
21 January 2015

An eight-year prison sentence of prominent Saudi Arabian Shi'a cleric has been upheld upon appeal. Sheikh Tawfiq al-'Amr is jailed for criticizing ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/006/2015

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Second flogging postponed ...
19 January 2015

Raif Badawi's scheduled public flogging on Friday 16 January was postponed on medical grounds. He is a prisoner of conscience who was publicly ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/005/2015

Postponement of Raif Badawi flogging on medical grounds ...
16 January 2015

Amnesty International has received information indicating that the flogging of Raif Badawi has not been carried out today on medical grounds.

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Amnesty International | Postponement of Raif Badawi flogging ...
16 January 2015

Amnesty International has received information indicating that the flogging of Raif Badawi has not been carried out today on medical grounds.

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Saudi Arabia: Free Raif Badawi and stop his flogging: Five ...
14 January 2015

This document emphasizes the need to push the Saudi Arabian authorities to stop the flogging, and to release Raif Badawi immediately.

Document       MDE 23/004/2015

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Sentence against human ...
13 January 2015

Saudi Arabian human rights defender and lawyer Waleed Abu al-Khair has had his sentence upheld upon appeal and will be serving the full 15 years ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/003/2015

Amnesty International | Flogging of Raif Badawi in Saudi ...
9 January 2015

A witness has confirmed to Amnesty International that the flogging of Saudi Arabian activist Raif Badawi took place this morning after Friday prayers in ...

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Saudi Arabia: Further information: Raif Badawi flogged in ...
9 January 2015

Saudi Arabian activist Raif Badawi was publicly flogged on 9 January in front of the al-Jafali mosque in Jeddah. He is at risk of receiving the remaining ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/002/2015