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Saudi Arabia Delays Activist’s Flogging

Saudi Arabia has postponed Friday's public flogging of activist and blogger Raif Badawi on medical grounds, a source familiar with matter told Reuters. Rights watchdog Amnesty International also reported the postponement on its Twitter account. Badawi received the first 50 lashes after last Friday’s prayers and he was due for another round of flogging this week. The flogging is to continue weekly until the total is reached. Badawi, who set up the Free Saudi Liberals website, was...

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