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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. 
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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.

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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...
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October 9, 2014
Peaceful human rights activists have been routinely harassed, rounded up like criminals and often ill-treated in detention as the Saudi Arabian authorities go to extreme lengths to hound critics into...

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