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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Saudi Arabia: Seven men executed in act of sheer brutality ...
13 March 2013

Seven men are executed in Saudi Arabia after allegedly being forced to “confess” to charges of armed robbery.

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Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: Executing seven men ...
12 March 2013

Seven men who hit the headlines last week when it emerged that one of them faced “crucifixion” following execution in Saudi Arabia, look set to be shot ...

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Saudi Arabia: Further information: NGO founders jailed for ...
11 March 2013

Two of the co-founders of a Saudi Arabian human rights organization have been imprisoned on charges related to their human rights activism and criticism ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/010/2013

Saudi Arabia punishes two activists for voicing opinion ...
11 March 2013

Two human rights activists are sentenced to five and 10 years' imprisonment in Saudi Arabia as punishment for their work.

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Saudi Arabia: Further information: Executions of seven men ...
5 March 2013

Seven Saudi Arabian men have had their executions postponed (they were originally scheduled for 5 March). They could be executed as early as next ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/009/2013

Five reasons why Saudi Arabia must urgently abolish the ...
5 March 2013

Seven men are due to be executed in Saudi Arabia next week after being allegedly tortured into “confessing” to a crime. Here, five reasons why the death ...

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Saudi Arabia: Seven men to be executed
1 March 2013

Seven Saudi Arabian men are scheduled to be executed on 5 March 2013. They have said they were tortured to make them “confess”, and sentenced ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/008/2013

Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia must stop playing “cat ...
1 March 2013

Hundreds of people detained in Saudi Arabia in the wake of a protest against the incarceration without charge or trial of their relatives must be immediately ...

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Saudi Arabia must stop playing 'cat and mouse' game with ...
1 March 2013

Hundreds of people are detained in Saudi Arabia in the wake of a protest against the incarceration without charge or trial of their relatives.

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Saudi Arabia: Jordanian held incommunicado in Saudi Arabia
26 February 2013

A Jordanian man has been held incommunicado in an undisclosed location in Saudi Arabia since 6 January. He was last seen being arrested by Saudi ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/007/2013