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ESOHR brings up the suffering of a quarter of a million stateless in Saudi Arabia, and calls for radical and urgent solutions

لقراءته بالعربية اضغط هنا The European Saudi Organization for Human Rights (ESOHR) published a report on: Deprivation of nationality in Saudi Arabia: a quarter of a million people, and a suffering for nearly half a century The report pointed out that there are nearly 250 thousand inhabitants residing in Saudi Arabia without nationalities and talked about the various sufferings experienced …

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In concurrence with holding the 31th session of the UNHRC, Saudi Organizations comments on the ignorance and full deception practiced against the civil society

لقراءته بالعربية اضغط هنا With the start of the 31th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) held in Geneva, and in the light of ignorance and full deception practiced by the Saudi authorities against the civil society in Saudi Arabia, each of the Saudi Organization for Rights and Freedoms, the Saudi European Organization for Human Rights, Advocating …

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A Legal Evaluation of ‘The Saudi Penal Law for Crimes of Terrorism and its Financing’: Human Rights Violations under the Pretext of Combating Terrorism

لقراءته بالعربية اضغط هنا Based on numerous human rights reports, it has been confirmed that the antiterrorism laws that were passed in Saudi Arabia in February 2014 have been used against political opposition leaders and human rights defenders, according to a legal evaluation published by Professor Michael A. Newtonen titled ‘The Penal Law for Crimes of Terrorism and its Financing’. …

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Saudi Arabia: Don’t deport Sudanese journalist to Sudan

لقراءته بالعربية اضغط هنا Saudi Arabian authorities should release and refrain from deporting the Sudanese journalist Waleed Aldoud Al-Mekki Al-Hussein, the African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies (ACJPS), East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project (EHAHRDP), European Saudi Organisation for Human Rights (ESOHR), and the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) said today. Al-Hussein, who is 41 …

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To journalists, activists, and citizens interested in human rights in Saudi Arabia: A visit for the United Nations regarding the “contemporary forms of slavery”.

لقراءته بالعربية اضغط هنا Saudi Arabia has agreed to the visit of (the Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery) of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations “Mrs. Gulnara Shahinian.” The visit, which will take 10 days from 19 until October 29, 2015, will cover (forced labor, forced marriage, begging networks, and child slavery, violence against women and …

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A Joint Statement by four Saudi Human rights Organizations in regard the 2014 Human Rights Condition in Saudi Arabia

لقراءته بالعربية اضغط هنا Four Saudi human rights organizations have issued the annual report on (the human rights situation in Saudi Arabia in 2014). The importance of this report comes after the crackdown on Saudi local civil societies and human rights organizations, plus prosecuting and jailing its members, as for the Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association (ACPRA); Adaleh Center …

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The Saudi European organization participates in signing a letter to King Abdullah in order to cancel the death sentence on Nemer AlNemer

لقراءته بالعربية اضغط هنا The Saudi European Human Rights Organization signed on a letter addressed to King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, in addition to 24 other human rights organization, religious and legal institutions, as well as influential figures from multiple countries. The letter was for canceling the death penalty on Sheikh Nemer AlNemer and ensuring his release. The letter stated …

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