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Saudi Arabia: Religious Thinker on Trial for His Life

Expand This June 23, 2018 photo, shows a general view of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  © 2018 Nariman El-Mofty/AP Photo (Beirut) – Saudi prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against a Saudi religious reformist thinker on a host of vague charges relating to his peaceful religious ideas, Human Rights Watch said today. Saudi authorities arrested Hassan Farhan al-Maliki in September 2017 and have detained him since, finally bringing charges in October 2018. Prosecuting al-Maliki for peacefully expressing religious ideas appears to contradict Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s statement in October…

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