Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia: Threats and cyber attack will not deter women from driving - 25 October 2013

Headline Title:  Saudi Arabia: Threats and cyber attack will not deter women from driving Saudi Arabian women activists still plan to defy a driving ban in the Kingdom on 26 October despite having their campaign website hacked and receiving repeated threats from the authorities to thwar Saudi Arabian women activists still plan to defy a driving ban in the Kingdom on 26 October despite having their campaign website hacked and receiving repeated threats from the authorities to thwart the effort. Media Node:  Saudi women drivers Saudi site hacked Twitter Tag:  Oct26Driving Story Location:  Saudi Arabia 24° 39' 56.3616" N, 44° 38' 54.3768" E “Saudi Arabian authorities use the excuse that society at large is behind the ban and claim that the law does not discriminate against women. But at the same time they continue to harass and intimidate women activists.” Source:  Said Boumedouha, Acting Middle East and North Africa Programme Director Date:  Fri, 25/10/2013 URL:  Saudi Arabia must not thwart campaign for women drivers Description:  News story, 24 October 2013 URL:  ‘Society’ is no longer an excuse for Saudi Arabia’s ban on women driving Description:  Blog, 24, October 2013 URL:  One year on, Saudi Arabian women still driving their way to greater freedom Description:  News story, 15 June 2012 URL:  Women activists prepare to defy Saudi Arabian driving ban Description:  News story, 16 June 2011

Saudi Arabia: Threats and cyber attack will not deter women from driving

Saudi Arabian women activists still plan to defy a driving ban in the Kingdom on 26 October despite having their campaign website hacked and receiving repeated threats from the authorities to thwart the effort, Amnesty International said.  Saudi Arabian women activists still plan to defy a driving ban in the Kingdom on 26 October despite having their campaign website hacked and receiving repeated threats from the authorities to thwar

Arabia Saudí no debe frustrar la campaña por el derecho de las mujeres a conducir

Las autoridades saudíes deben respetar el derecho de las mujeres a conducir cuando lo hagan este sábado desafiando las disposiciones que les prohíben conducir en el país, ha manifestado Amnistía Internacional. Las autoridades saudíes deben respetar el derecho de las mujeres a conducir cuando lo hagan este sábado, desafiando las disposiciones que les prohíben conducir en el país, ha manifestado Amnistía I

Saudi Arabia must not thwart campaign for women drivers

The Saudi Arabian authorities must respect the right of women to drive this Saturday in defiance of a ban on women driving in the Kingdom, said Amnesty International. The Saudi Arabian authorities must respect the right of women to drive this Saturday in defiance of a ban on women driving in the Kingdom, said Amnesty International.

Saudi Arabia must not thwart campaign for women drivers - 24 October 2013

Headline Title:  Saudi Arabia must not thwart campaign for women drivers The Saudi Arabian authorities must respect the right of women to drive this Saturday in defiance of a ban on women driving in the Kingdom, said Amnesty In The Saudi Arabian authorities must respect the right of women to drive this Saturday in defiance of a ban on women driving in the Kingdom, said Amnesty International. Media Node:  Saudi women drivers Twitter Tag:  October26driving Story Location:  Arabia Saudí 24° 8' 33.8748" N, 45° 5' 16.4076" E “It is astonishing that in the 21st century the Saudi Arabian authorities continue to deny women the right to legally drive a car” Source:  Philip Luther, Amnesty International’s Director of the Middle East and North Africa Programme Date:  Thu, 24/10/2013 “This is a natural right for us, a most simple and basic right, it relates to our freedom of movement. [The right to drive] will empower women and give us a sense of control over our lives.” Source:  A female activist involved in the October 26th Women Driving Campaign URL:  ‘Society’ is no longer an excuse for Saudi Arabia’s ban on women driving Description:  Blog, 24 October 2013 URL:  One year on, Saudi Arabian women still driving their way to greater freedom Description:  News story, 15 June 2013 URL:  Women activists prepare to defy Saudi Arabian driving ban Description:  News story, 16 June 2011

المملكة العربية السعودية: وعود لا تنجز ومداهمات تزداد

صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية بأن المملكة العربية السعودية تقاعست عن الوفاء بكل وعودها بمعالجة الأوضاع السيئة لحقوق الإنسان في البلاد صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية بأن المملكة العربية السعودية تقاعست عن الوفاء بكل وعودها بمعالجة الأوضاع السيئة لحقوق الإنسان في البلاد.

Arabia Saudí: La represión se intensifica entre promesas vacías

Arabia Saudí no ha cumplido ni una sola de sus promesas de resolver la terrible situación de los derechos humanos en el país, ha dicho Amnistía Internacional. Arabia Saudí no ha cumplido ni una sola de sus promesas de resolver la terrible situación de los derechos humanos en el país, ha dicho Amnistía Internacional.<

Saudi Arabia: Empty promises as crackdown intensifies

Saudi Arabia has failed on every count to live up to its promises to address the dire human rights situation in the country, said Amnesty International. Saudi Arabia has failed on every count to live up to its promises to address the dire human rights situation in the country, said Amnesty International.

Arabie saoudite. Promesses creuses alors que la répression s’accroît

L’Arabie saoudite n’a honoré aucune de ses promesses pour faire face à la situation désastreuse des droits humains dans le pays, a déclaré Amnesty International. L’Arabie saoudite n’a honoré aucune de ses promesses pour faire face à la situation désastreuse des droits humains dans le pays, a déclaré Amnesty International.

المملكة العربية السعودية: وعود لا تنجز ومداهمات تزداد - 21 October 2013

Headline Title:  المملكة العربية السعودية: وعود لا تنجز ومداهمات تزداد صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية بأن المملكة العربية السعودية تقاعست عن الوفاء بكل وعودها بمعالجة الأوضاع السيئة لحقوق الإنسان في البلاد. المملكة العربية السعودية تقاعست عن الوفاء بكل وعودها بمعالجة الأوضاع السيئة لحقوق الإنسان في البلاد Media Node:  upr AR Twitter Tag:  saudi Story Location:  المملكة المتحدة 21° 1' 53.5008" N, 46° 48' 45.8784" E See map: Google Maps “واجب على المجتمع الدولي أن يحاسب هذه السلطات على ما حدث لجميع الناشطين السلميين الذين اعتقلوا اعتقالاً تعسفياً، وعذبوا أو سجنوا في المملكة العربية السعودية منذئذ” Source:  فيليب لوثر، مدير قسم الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا بمنظمة العفو الدولية URL:  Saudi Arabia: Unfulfilled promises: Amnesty International submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review

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