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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Saudi Arabia: 2013 promises to be a dark year for freedom of ...
10 April 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 10 April 2013. AI Index: MDE 23/015/2013. Saudi Arabia: 2013 promises ...

Public Statement       MDE 23/015/2013

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Jordanian released from ...
10 April 2013

A Jordanian man who had been held incommunicado in Saudi Arabia since 6 January was released on 7 April. It had been 91 days since he was last ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/013/2013

Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: News of paralysis ...
2 April 2013

A ruling reportedly issued by a court in Saudi Arabia sentencing a man to paralysis as retribution for a crime he allegedly committed 10 years ago, is ...

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Saudi Arabia: News of paralysis sentence “outrageous” ...
2 April 2013

A court in Saudi Arabia reportedly issued a rulling sentencing a man to paralysis as retribution for a crime he allegedly committed 10 years ago.

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Saudi Arabia: Further information: Website founder's case ...
28 March 2013

The case of Raif Badawi, a man who set up a website in Saudi Arabia, has now come before an appeal court. Amnesty International considers Raif Badawi ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/012/2013

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Seven men publicly ...
14 March 2013

Seven Saudi Arabian men were publicly executed on 13 March in Abha, Saudi Arabia, despite appeals by family and international organizations to halt ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/011/2013

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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