June 29, 2017

Urgent Action: Saudi Arabian At Risk Of Imminent Execution (Saudi Arabia: UA 144.17)


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Saudi Arabian Said Mabkhout al-Sai’ari is at risk of imminent execution. He was sentenced to death after an unfair trial, he exhausted all his appeals and is likely to be executed anytime after 2 July.

Write a letter, send an email, call, fax or tweet:

  • Urging the King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud to halt the execution of Said Mabkhout al-Sai’ari and commute his and all other existing death sentences with a view to abolishing the death penalty;
  • Reminding the authorities that international human rights law requires trials for crimes carrying the death penalty must comply with the most rigorous internationally recognized standards for fair trial;
  • Quash Said Mabkhout al-Sai’ari’s conviction and order a re-trial in proceedings which comply with international fair trial standards, and without recourse to the death penalty.

Contact these two officials by 4 August, 2017:

King and Prime Minister
King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud
The Custodian of the two Holy Mosques
Office of His Majesty the King
Royal Court, Riyadh
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Fax: (via Ministry of the Interior) +966 1 403 3125
Salutation: Your Majesty

Ambassador Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia
601 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington DC 20037
Fax: 1 202 944 5983
Phone: 1 202 342 3800
Email: [email protected]
Salutation: Dear Ambassador

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