Posts Tagged ‘ Exposing Saudi Evil ’

Saudi-Born Singer Rejects Traditional Political and Religious Notions

Nov 15th, 2016 | By

Saudi-born singer Shams Bandar, also known as “Shams the Kuwaiti,”  spoke out against the notion that “hur al-ayn” in the Qu’ran refers to the black-eyed virgins of Paradise, saying: “It is inconceivable that [God] would create man, pamper him, and make a paradise for him with Bollywood-style black-eyed virgins.” “Our Lord did not open up

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HRW Accuses Saudi Arabia of War Crimes in Yemen

Oct 13th, 2016 | By

Human Rights Watch wrote a report with called the recent bombing of a funeral in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, a war crime. The report stated that a disproportionate number of the victims in the bombing were civilians and that “remnant of munitions found at the site of the attack showed that they were American made.” Saudi-led

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US Condemns Saudi-led Coalition Bombing Yemen Funeral

Oct 10th, 2016 | By

Over the weekend, a Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit a funeral in Yemen. The funeral was for the father of the rebel-appointed Interior Minister Jalal al Rowaishan. At least 155 people were killed and hundreds more were injured. At least 20 civilians lost limbs according to the German Hospital’s medical staff in Sanaa. Robert Mardini, the

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UN Experts Tell Saudi Arabia to End Child Executions

Oct 7th, 2016 | By

The Committee on the Rights of the Child, a U.N. human rights watchdog, called on Saudi Arabia earlier today to end “severe” discrimination against girls and to repeal laws that allow violence against children as punishment, including stoning, amputation, flogging and execution. The group also condemned the Saudi-led coalition’s air strike campaign in Yemen, claiming

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First Lawsuit Filed Against Saudi Arabia after JASTA Passed

Oct 3rd, 2016 | By

Two days after Congress overrode President Obama’s veto on the JASTA bill, 9/11 widow Stephanie Ross DeSimon filed a law suit against Saudi Arabia. The law suit, which was filed in U.S. district court in Washington D.C. on Friday September 30, accusses Saudi Arabia of giving material support to Osama bin Laden and al Qaeda

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