January 9, 2015
A witness confirmed to Amnesty International that the flogging of Saudi Arabian activist Raif Badawi took place this morning after Friday prayers in front of al-Jafali mosque in Jeddah.
January 8, 2015
Amnesty International has learned that the imprisoned Saudi Arabian activist Raif Badawi will be flogged in public after Friday prayers tomorrow in front of al-Jafali mosque in Jeddah.
December 9, 2014
Two women who were arrested last week for driving their cars to Saudi Arabia have been detained for 25 further days signaling the Kingdom’s unwillingness to end discrimination against women.
October 15, 2014
A death sentence passed today against a dissident Shi’a Muslim cleric in Saudi Arabia for “disobeying the ruler”, “inciting sectarian strife” and “encouraging, leading and participating in demonstrati...