Posts Tagged ‘ violation of human rights ’

Saudis Continue Assault On Human Rights Around The World

Dec 4th, 2015 | By

Inside Saudi Arabia, government officials are planning on a mass execution of 50 who have been accused of “terrorism” against the state. In addition, the Saudis are going to publicly execute a Palestinian poet named Ashraf Fayadh. He is being accused of apostacy.

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.