Saudi Arabia: Preventive Death Penalty Action

By Amnesty International, , Index number: MDE 23/018/1999

Amnesty International is concerned at the increased use of the death penalty in Saudi Arabia in recent months. The killing of Farhan Bin Yahya Bin Hasan Mashikhi on 9 November 1999 brings the number of people put to death this year to 101. The organization fears that dozens more are also at risk.

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