• Campaigns

Sudan: Fear of torture or ill-treatment/death penalty

, Index number: AFR 54/029/2002

Adel Nasir Ahmad Faraj, a Saudi Arabian national, was reportedly arrested in Khartoum, Sudan, after a hijacking attempt on 15 October on board a Saudi Arabian airline. Amnesty International fears that he is at risk of torture and may be sentenced to death after the authorities in Sudan reportedly agreed to an extradition request from Saudi Arabia.

Choose a language to view report