saudi arabia temporarily frees three women activists

Demonstrators from Amnesty International hold placards outside Saudi Arabian Embassy to protest on International Women's day to urge Saudi authorities to release jailed women's rights activists Loujain al-Hathloul, Eman al-Nafjan and Aziza al-Yousef Paris, France, March 8, 2019. ... ..

saudi press: hamas has become gazans' hangmen

In his March 26, 2019 in Saudi daily Al-Madina, Sultan Al-'Anqari criticized Hamas following its suppression of the popular protests in Gaza Strip, and added that it was using terrorism and repression against its residents and that its rule was no different from that of Taliban Afghanistan. ... ..

silencing women’s voices in saudi arabia

The world's attention has been more focused on Saudi Arabia of late, with the gruesome details of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi exposing the lies and cruelty of Saudi Arabian government officials. It has also revealed the hypocrisy of Western governments including Australia, selling..

saudi arabia's guardianship law

According to Saudi women are required to obtain guardian's approval before making any decision for themselves. ... The Human Rights Watch in 2017 called Saudi Arabia's system the impediment to realizing women's rights in the country... ..

us to punish saudi over khashoggi murder

US to punish Saudi over Khashoggi murder. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says his country will punish Saudi Arabia for the heinous murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, contrasting President Donald Trump's statements that doing so would hurt American interests.. ..

farcical saudi justice

Saudi ruling authorities ban fundamental freedoms, imprison and or assassinate critics, prohibit dissent, along with expression, assembly, virtually everything conflicting with or opposing its despotic rule.. ... Saudi forensics Salah Muhammad al-Tubaigy, believed responsible for..

detained women in saudi arabia reported tortured

protester holds portrait of Mohammed bin Salman during demonstration against Saudi Crown Prince's visit to Tunisia, Tunis, 27 November 2018. ... Any brutal torture of Saudi women activists would show no limit to Saudi authorities campaign of cruelty against critics and human..

saudi war crimes in yemen

His attendance at G20 summit Buenos Aires could make Argentine courts avenue of redress for victims of abuses unable to seek Yemen or Saudi Arabia... ... US-supported, encouraged and enforced Saudi UAE air and naval blockade constitutes high crime of war and against humanity.. ..

saudi war on critics

Horrendous human rights abuses have gone on throughout Saudi history West and most other countries turning blind eye to regime abuses too egregious to ignore.. ... Saudi Ghanem Almasarir and Yahya Assiri told Forbes how the kingdom assaulted them.. ..

u.s. and saudi nuclear options

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has pushed plan to build seven nuclear projects in the country, including King Abdulaziz City of Science and Technology Riyadh. ... Of course, United States worries that imposing more limits on the enrichment of uranium and reprocessing of spent reactor fuel..

saudi arabia: detained women reported tortured

Any brutal torture of Saudi women activists would show no limit to Saudi authorities campaign of cruelty against critics and human rights activists, said Michael Page, Middle East at Human Rights Watch.. ... On November, United States announced sanctions against 17 Saudi men..

presstv-suspend saudi nuclear talks, trump told

PressTV-Suspend Saudi nuclear talks, Trump told. US President Donald Trump has been urged to suspend nuclear talks with Saudi Arabia after the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.. ... The lawmakers asserted that they could use Atomic Energy Act to block any US- Saudi nuclear agreements..

-saudi arabia relations

The murder of Washington Post Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Consulate Istanbul has produced new strains in the relationship, over the past decade and half from the terrorist attacks, Yemen, and the values gap between the two countries.. In the last two years, President Donald Trump has aligned much of..

the tragedy of saudi arabia’s war

But Saudi officials have defended their actions, citing rockets fired across their border by Houthis, armed group professing Zaidi Islam, offshoot of Shiism, that Saudi Arabia, Sunni monarchy, views as proxy for its regional rival, Iran.. ... In 2016, Saudi-backed Yemeni..

u.s. facilitates saudi war crimes in yemen

Pompeo's certification was motivated by desire to protect forthcoming $2 billion weapons sale to Saudi Arabia and UAE, according to the classified memo.. In March, resolution that would have ended US support, including refueling and targeting assistance, for Saudi military actions..

why the west will forgive saudi arabia

King Salman, the nominal and ruler of Saudi Arabia, even put Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi Arabia's de leader and the man many believe ordered Khashoggi's killing, in charge of official review of Saudi intelligence apparatus. Op-eds have been booming out criticism of..

saudi arabia admits khashoggi was killed

Turkey was chosen as the 'scene of Khashoggi's because in the conflict between Middle East Axis and Arab Peninsula it opposes Saudi Arabia. ... and tragedy for Saudi Arabia and all the in Arabian Gulf. Saudi Arabia has entered in which internal dissent - no matter who is..

saudi, turkey disrupting syria talks’

Arab League and Gulf Cooperation Council, both under the influence of Saudi regime, declared Hezbollah a terrorist earlier this month.. GCC comprised of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait -- however, did not provide any evidence for the allegation. ..

saudi war crime possible in yemen: un

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern over Saudi Arabia's intensifying airstrikes against civilians Yemen, warning that Riyadh's use of cluster bombs in the capital, Sana'a, may amount to a war crime... ... The  Human Rights Watch said in May..

women and saudi arabia’s male guardianship system

By family members of the late king, In 2013, King Khalid Foundation, charity set up in 2001, launched campaign claiming that the phenomenon of battered women Saudi Arabia is much greater than is apparent on the surface.. Abeer, medical professional who specializes in violence, told Human Rights..

will saudi arabia ever change?

On September 25, 2011, the ruler of Saudi Arabia, King Abdullah, gave speech to Majlis al- Shura, the body to Saudi Riyadh. ... Before Saudi, Red Sea port of Jeddah had sizable populations of Indians and Europeans. ..

saudi arabia's act of strategic defiance

Following the eruption of Arab Spring, Syria brought both sides into open confrontation, with the conflict becoming war between Saudi Arabia and Iran.. ... Moreover, Saudi Arabia intended to exclude Iran from playing in the search for solution to Syria's war while impeding the alliance..

saudi women realize their rights

Hawa'a's Rights lecture, on April 26th, addressed personal-status law, the category of Saudi law that governs marriage, divorce, guardianship, and inheritance. ... Saudi citizens are encouraged to report suspected witches and sorcerers anonymously, to hotline Last spring, Riyadh,..

stories of rights activists in saudi arabia

Saudi officials have refused to license human rights organizations such Adala Center for Human Rights, Union for Human Rights, and Monitor of Human Rights Saudi Arabia have blocked their websites.. Saudi Arabia does not have written penal code, leaving judges free to sentence..

saudi arabia: end driving ban for women

It's hard to believe that in the century, Saudi Arabia is still barring women from driving, said Rothna Begum, Middle East and North Africa rights researcher at Human Rights Watch.. ... On October 21, 2013, during periodic review of Saudi Arabia's human rights record by Human Rights..

saudi arabia buying missiles from china

Some missiles being installed in sites south of Saudi of Riyadh, and they added that apparently it will be some time before they are operational.. ... Redman said that Saudi government has assured us categorically at the highest level that Saudi Arabia does not have, nor does..

saudi arabia says iran hurts arab cause

Fahd, Saudi monarch, ing Sunday about Iran's intentions at summit meeting Riyadh of Arab Persian Gulf states grouped in Gulf Cooperation Council, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. ... Saudi leaders are the traditional custodians of some of..

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