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Ali al-Nimr: A Childhood Denied

Ali al-Nimr: A Childhood Denied

In 2014, a Saudi Arabian court ordered the execution of Ali al-Nimr. Despite wide-spread criticism, including from the UN, the kingdom claims it only executes the “most serious criminals.” Ali was a minor—17-years-old—when authorities arrested him in 2012 for participating ...

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ECDHR and 12 NGOs Demand Release of Ali al-Nimr

ECDHR and 12 NGOs Demand Release of Ali al-Nimr

22 February 2016 – Brussels Marking the fourth anniversary of Ali al-Nimr’s arrest, the European Centre for Democracy and Human Rights (ECDHR) and 12 other NGOs demand that Saudi Arabia repeal the death penalty against Ali al-Nimr and all other protesters ...

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