Archive for June, 2016

Waleed Abu al-Khair wins concessions with hunger strike

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On June 12, imprisoned human rights lawyer and activist Waleed Abu al-Khair ended his hunger strike after winning concessions from the Jeddah Prison administration. He had been demanding restoration of his rights to reading materials, medical check-ups and a proper diet suited to his health needs. Waleed is serving a Read more

WALEED ABU AL-KHAIR GOES ON HUNGER STRIKE BECAUSE OF ILL-TREATMENT IN PRISON

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 عربي Update: On June 12, imprisoned human rights lawyer and activist Waleed Abu al-Khair ended his hunger strike after winning concessions from the Jeddah Prison administration. He had been demanding restoration of his rights to reading materials, medical check-ups and a proper diet suited to his health needs. Waleed is Read more