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PETITION - Stop Saudi Arabia Before It Kills Again
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, beheadings, outrageous, brutality, Human Rights, ethics, society, politics, barbaric behaviour, protest, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Somebody claims that Ashraf Fayadh cursed God. So a Saudi Arabian court has sentenced him to be beheaded. To help prevent this outrage, please add your name below and then ask others to do the same.
Amnesty International: Call for the Immediate Release of Raif Badawi. (Freedom of Speech)
World  (tags: freedom of speech, internet, blogging, Saudi Arabia )

- 2 days ago -
Raif Badawi was flogged in public 50 times on the 9 January. He has 950 lashes and nearly a decade in prison left to serve - simply for blogging about free speech.
Amnesty International : Save the Palestinian Poet and Artist Ashraf Fayadh
World  (tags: arts, poetry, poets, Saudi Arabia, human rights, petitions )

- 4 days ago -
Fayadh is being sentenced to death after had been jailed for more than 22 months in the Saudi city Abha without clear legal charges beyond "insulting the Godly self" and having "ideas that do not suit the Saudi society."
Stop Arming War Criminals
World  (tags: weapons, arms, military, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, refugees, war crimes, petitions )

- 25 days ago -
Weapons provided by the United States to Saudi Arabia-led coalitions have been used to commit war crimes in Yemen, according to Amnesty International. The U.S. backed Saudi forces have declared cities filled with tens of thousands of Yemeni civilians...
Justice for Doctors Without Borders Hospital Hit By Airstrikes in Yemen
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, war, humanrights, humans, violence, war, world )

- 29 days ago -
A Doctors Without Borders facility in Yemen was destroyed by Saudi Arabian-led airstrikes. Urge officials to punish the Saudi Arabian-led coalition that performed these airstrikes.
Saudi Arabia Must Not Execute Ali Mohammed Baqir Al-Nimr
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, mohammed bagir al-Nimr, death, tortured, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humans, politics, society, world )

- 51 days ago -
Ali Mohammed Baqir al-Nimr was sentenced to death on May 27, 2014. After allegedly being tortured, he "confessed" to offenses that had taken place when he was 17 years old.
The Real Reason Putin Is in Syria
World  (tags: politics, geopolitics, Putin, Middle Est, Saudi Arabia, oil prices, Iran, middle-east, news, world, violence, society )

- 54 days ago -
With Russia and allied Iran increasing their presence throughout the Middle East, ostensibly to combat ISIS, Saudi Arabia stands with a large target on its back.
TAKE ACTION: Stop the Beheading and Crucifixion
World  (tags: execution, beheading, Saudi Arabia, humanrights, HumanRights )

- 59 days ago -
Saudi Arabia is about to execute 21-year-old Ali Mohammed al-Nimr and expose his body in public. Human rights experts claim his confession was obtained under torture, he was convicted when he was underage, and his execution is unlawful.
#FreeNimr Imminent Execution of Ali Al- Nimr : Stop the Barbarism of Saudi Arabia !
World  (tags: free nimr, imminent execution, Ali al-Nimr, Saudi Arabia, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, freedoms, government, HumanRights, world )

- 63 days ago -
His appeal was recently denied, and the sentence of crucifixion followed by beheading could be carried out at any time.
'Reprieve' Take Action: Saudi Arabia, Stop Crucifixion of Ali Al-Nimr, Teen Sentenced in Wake of 'Arab Spring' Pro-Dem Uprising
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, death penalty, dictatorship, repression, Arab Spring, freedom, free expression, demonstration, Ali al-Nimr, teenager, targeted revenge, uncle, Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, noted critic of kingdom, Reprieve, British, legal aid group, Guantanamo )

- 66 days ago -
At any moment, w/out prior notification of family, Ali al-Nimr, 20, may be crucified by Saudi authorities. Join campaign to save Ali, 3 yrs in prison, accused of many offenses, inc illegal demonstration; tortured, forced to sign false confession when 17!
The Arab World's Wealthiest Nations Are Doing Next to Nothing for Syria's Refugees
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, refugee crisis, syria, turkey, lebanon, egypt, iraq, jordan, saudi arabia, U.A.E., united arab emirates, kuwait, oman, bahrain, HumanRights, asylum seekers )

- 81 days ago -
As Amnesty International recently pointed out, the "six Gulf countries - Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain - have offered zero resettlement places to Syrian refugees." This claim was echoed by Human Rights Watch.
The Middle East Needs To Take Care Of Its Own Refugees
World  (tags: Refugees, relief, asylum, crisis, GCC, Saudi Arabia, West )

- 82 days ago -
A growing number of Muslims, Arabs, South Asian diaspora writers and others are rightly asking another question- Rather than laying all of the responsibility and blame at the footsteps of the West, why aren't Arab leaders giving these refugees safe haven?
Sonali Kolhatkar: Why Are We Ignoring the War on Yemen?
World  (tags: amnesty international, arab spring, doctors without borders, egypt, human rights watch, kpfk, red cross, saudi arabia, sonali kolhatkar, unicef, uprising, war crime, yemen )

- 96 days ago -
"Yemen is one of the most terrifying places in the world to be a child." While ordinary civilians are suffering horrific violence and starvation, there is deafening silence from the U.S. and others who claim to be defenders of human rights.
PETITION - PLEASE SIGN: NYT, Washington Post: Provide Sustained Coverage of US-Backed Civilian Deaths in Yemen
World  (tags: Yemen, Saudi Arabia, USA, Houthi rebels, Saada, Fayoush, Saudi-led coalition, US-backed, New York Times, Washington Post )

- 128 days ago -
The Yemeni civil war has claimed the lives of over 1,500 civilians. The New York Times and Washington Post should expand their coverage of civilian deaths in Yemen caused by a US-backed military campaign.
Why Keep Saudi Funding of 9/11 Secret? - Petition
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, 9/11, funding 9/11, George Bush, petition )

- 128 days ago -
The U.S. government is continuing to protect Saudi oil gazillionaires by hiding information about their role in financing 9/11.

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