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U.S. Senators Condemn Flogging Of Saudi Blogger In Letter To King Abdullah

Jan 20th, 2015 | By

Eight senior US senators have sent a letter to Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah, decrying the harsh sentence imposed on progressive Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, who was sentenced to ten years in prison and 1,000 lashes, which are to be carried out in installments of 50 lashes across 20 weeks.