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Saudi Arabia: Further information: Execution of Saudi Arabian ...
26 August 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

Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: Scheduled beheading ...
22 August 2014

The current surge in executions in Saudi Arabia is continuing unabated with another beheading scheduled for Monday 25 August, said Amnesty ...

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Saudi Arabia: Scheduled beheading reflects authorities' ...
22 August 2014

The current surge in executions in Saudi Arabia is continuing unabated with another beheading scheduled for Monday 25 August, said Amnesty ...

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Saudi Arabia: further informtation: Hajras al-Qurey days away ...
21 August 2014

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

Saudi Arabia: Four relatives executed for hashish possession ...
18 August 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.

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Saudi Arabia: Outrageous sentence against Shi'a cleric shows ...
14 August 2014

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 ...

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Saudi Arabia: further information: Shi'a cleric jailed after ...
14 August 2014

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

Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: Outrageous sentence ...
14 August 2014

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 ...

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Saudi Arabia: Death sentence for "drug smuggling": Hajras bin ...
12 August 2014

A man convicted of drug-smuggling is at imminent risk of execution in Saudi Arabia. He says he has been tortured and received an unfair trial.

Urgent Action       MDE 23/018/2014

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Waleed Abu al-Khair jailed ...
8 July 2014

Saudi Arabian human rights activist Waleed Abu al-Khair has been sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by a 15-year travel ban. He is a prisoner ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/016/2014