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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Saudi Arabia: Sentence overturned, but still in prison ...
7 March 2014

Saudi Arabian human rights defender Dr Abdulkareem Yousef al-Khoder, jailed for eight years in June 2013, has had his conviction and prison sentence ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/005/2014

Saudi Arabia: Further information: human rights defenders on ...
7 March 2014

Two prominent Saudi Arabian human rights defenders have been on hunger strike since 3 March in protest at their deteriorating prison conditions. Their ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/004/2014

Amnesty International | Free Saudi Arabian human rights ...
6 March 2014

Saudi Arabia must immediately and unconditionally release two founders of a local human rights organization who have spent nearly a year behind ...

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Free Saudi Arabian human rights activists on hunger strike ...
6 March 2014

Saudi Arabia must immediately and unconditionally release two founders of a local human rights organization who have spent nearly a year behind ...

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Saudi Arabia: New terrorism law is latest tool to crush peaceful ...
3 February 2014

A new counter-terrorism law in Saudi Arabia will entrench existing patterns of human rights violations and serve as a further tool to suppress peaceful ...

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Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: New terrorism law is ...
3 February 2014

A new counter-terrorism law in Saudi Arabia will entrench existing patterns of human rights violations and serve as a further tool to suppress peaceful ...

Press Release      

Saudi Arabia: Human rights activist remains in jail: Fowzan al ...
23 January 2014

A prominent Saudi Arabian human rights activist, Fowzan al-Harbi, who is on trial for his human rights activism has been arbitrarily detained since 26 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/002/2014

Saudi Arabia: New trial, though verdict overturned: Raif ...
20 January 2014

Website founder Raif Badawi, jailed in 2012, has had his conviction and sentence overturned on appeal, but could now be tried again. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/001/2014

European Court blocks last hope for British Saudi torture ...
14 January 2014

The European Court of Human Rights ruling that three British men who say they were tortured in prison in Saudi Arabia cannot pursue a claim through ...

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Saudi Arabia: Release detained ACPRA activists
19 December 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 19 December 2013. AI Index; MDE 23/036/2013. Saudi Arabia: Release ...

Public Statement       MDE 23/036/2013