June 28, 2013

Saudi Arabia: Release Dr. Abdulkareem al-Khoder (UA 167/13)

Saudi Arabian human rights defender Dr. Abdulkareem al-Khoder has been resentenced under the 2014 counter-terror law to 10 years in prison followed by a 10-year travel ban. He is a prisoner of conscience.
1) Please write immediately in English, Arabic or your own language:
  • Calling on the authorities to release Dr Abdulkareem Yousef al-Khoder immediately and unconditionally as he is a prisoner of conscience, held solely for peacefully exercising his rights to freedom of expression, association and assembly;
  • Urging them to ensure that Dr al-Khoder’s conviction and sentence are quashed.
2) For the full Urgent Action, including appeal addresses and further information, please click on the Word or PDF version below.
3) Please let us know if you took action so that we can track our impact!
  • EITHER send a short email to [email protected] with "UA 167/13" in the subject line, and include in the body of the email the number of letters and/or emails you sent;
  • OR fill out this short online form to let us know how you took action.