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Saudi Arabia: further information: Hajras al-Qurey executed
22 September 2014

Hajras al-Qurey was executed on 22 September 2014 for drug-trafficking, despite maintaining that he was tortured into “confessing” to the crime and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/024/2014

Saudi Arabia: further informtation: Raif Badawi's sentence ...
1 September 2014

Raif Badawi will serve 10 years in prison and receive 1000 lashes, as the Court of Appeal has upheld his sentence. He is a prisoner of conscience.

Urgent Action       MDE 23/023/2014

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Execution of Saudi Arabian ...
26 August 2014

Hajras al-Qurey was not executed on 25 August, as had been expected, but is still at imminent risk of execution.

Urgent Action       MDE 23/021/2014

Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: Scheduled beheading ...
22 August 2014

The current surge in executions in Saudi Arabia is continuing unabated with another beheading scheduled for Monday 25 August, said Amnesty ...

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Saudi Arabia: Scheduled beheading reflects authorities' ...
22 August 2014

The current surge in executions in Saudi Arabia is continuing unabated with another beheading scheduled for Monday 25 August, said Amnesty ...

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Saudi Arabia: further informtation: Hajras al-Qurey days away ...
21 August 2014

Hajras al-Qurey, a Saudi Arabian man sentenced to death for drug trafficking after an unfair trial, is now scheduled to be executed on Monday 25 August ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/020/2014

Saudi Arabia: Four relatives executed for hashish possession ...
18 August 2014

Executions bring the number of state killings in Saudi Arabia in the past two weeks to 17 - a rate of more than one execution per day.

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Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: Four family members ...
18 August 2014

The Saudi Arabian authorities must halt all executions, Amnesty International said after four members of the same family were executed today as part ...

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Saudi Arabia: Outrageous sentence against Shi'a cleric shows ...
14 August 2014

The outrageous eight year prison sentence against a Shi'a cleric in Saudi Arabia for criticizing its leaders is the latest example of a disturbing pattern ...

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Saudi Arabia: further information: Shi'a cleric jailed after ...
14 August 2014

A prominent Saudi Arabian Shi'a cleric has been sentenced to eight years in prison and banned from delivering religious sermons, for criticizing ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/019/2014