Dozens of members of Congress are urging Saudi Arabia's new ruler, King Salman, to improve human rights. Sixty-seven U.S. lawmakers in a letter dated Tuesday challenged the new leader to better protect women, religious minorities and peaceful ... The Hill, 2 hours ago
U.S. REP. JIM MCGOVERN (MA02) ENCOURAGES SAUDI KING SALMAN TO PROTECT HUMAN RIGHTS & ADOPT DEMOCRATIC REFORMS - Noodls, 2 hours ago
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Related An appeals court in Saudi Arabia has upheld a 15-year jail term for a human rights lawyer who was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, a watchdog said Wednesday. The Specialised Criminal Court of Appeal, which hears terrorism cases, ...Al Ahram, 2 weeks ago Saudi Arabia Hands Death Penalty to Man Who Hit Koran With a Shoe Breitbart.com, 1 week ago Saudi court sentences man to DEATH for denouncing his Muslim faith and ripping up Koran Scottish Daily Express, 1 week ago What Muhammad Would Think of Saudi Arabia's "Leadership" Huffington Post, 1 week ago
It sounds silly to say this about a regime that engages in egregious human-rights abuses as a matter of course (i.e. treating women as chattel, flogging bloggers and chopping off the body parts of petty criminals), but Saudi Arabia has got nerve. ...Jerusalem Post, 3 days ago *Kingdom of Saudi Arabia participates in session of UN Human Rights Council in Geneva Saudi Press Agency, 2 days ago UN Rights Chief Says Myanmar Needs 'to Get Back on Track' MENAFN, 6 days ago SAudi Arabia called into question for floggings Catholic Online, 6 days ago
A delegation from Saudi Arabia is due to participate in the 28th Human Rights Council in Geneva from March 2 to March 27, headed by Dr. Bandar bin Mohammed Al-Aiban, president of the Saudi Human Rights Commission. The first three days will include ...Arab News, 4 days ago KSA delegation to take part in Geneva human rights meeting Yahoo! Maktoob News, 4 days ago
The leaders also tackled the issue of Iran's nuclear programme and human rights in the conservative kingdom, a senior US official said. Riyadh has been part of the US-led coalition carrying out air strikes against IS since last year and is a long-time ...Jagran Post, 1 month ago Emir of Qatar: «Saudi Arabia» the most important country for me Masress.com, 4 days ago Barack Obama seeks Saudi Arabia help to tackle ISIS Asian Age, 1 month ago Barack Obama: US must balance human rights, security with Saudis Economic Times, 1 month ago
Unions in over 60 countries took action, with support in many cases from politicians, human rights organisations and community groups. Sharan Burrow, ITUC General Secretary said, Workers and their communities are united in their determination to ...NGO Watch, 6 days ago Ezz: my candidacy to the parliament the right of any Egyptian Masress.com, 1 week ago President Obama Makes Case for Putting Human Rights at the Heart of Countering Extremism Human Rights First, 1 week ago Arab Human Rights meeting starts in Cairo MENAFN, 2 weeks ago
Bayern Munich field criticism over Saudi Arabia training camp; politicians claim club violated 'human rights'
The German champions, a leading global soccer brand, spent just over a week at a training camp in Qatar earlier this month before playing a friendly against Al-Hilal in Saudi Arabia on Saturday and returning to Germany a day later.DNA, 1 month ago
The UN human rights chief on Thursday urged the Saudi king to pardon a blogger sentenced to 10 years jail plus 1,000 lashes, and to review the "cruel" penalty of flogging.Zee News, 1 month ago UN Urges Saudi King to Halt 'Cruel' Flogging of Blogger NDTV, 1 month ago
SPA -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia reiterated adherence to its sovereign right to apply capital punishment, which takes into account the observance of the rights of victims and perpetrators, where the justice systems ensured rights of the offender ...Saudi Press Agency, 4 hours ago Saudi Arabia rebuffs calls to abolish the death penalty Saudi Gazette, 19 minutes ago KSA remains committed to UN principles, agreements Bahrain News Agency, 1 day ago *Saudi Arabia confirms its keenness to remain committed to international agreements and principles endorsed by the UN Saudi Press Agency, 2 days ago
Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan, and Yemen have many similarities. They are states that are creations of the US and the UK, using diplomacy and brute force as required to further self-serving, imperialistic goals in the post-colonial, ...Dhaka Tribune, 1 day ago Saudi executions at unprecedented rate: Amnesty Islam Times, 10 hours ago Saudi beheads 38 at start of 2015 ABS-CBN News, 10 hours ago Saudi Executions Set 'Unprecedented' Pace Naharnet, 12 hours ago
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