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UK should press for release of all prisoners unlawfully held in Saudi Arabia

In a joint letter to the UK Foreign Secretary, rights groups raise the draconian sentences handed to Salma al-Shehab and several others who have been imprisoned solely for exercising their right to freedom of expression.

Saudi Arabia: Ten Egyptian Nubian citizens receive arbitrary prison sentences of up to 18 years

Heavy jail terms handed down for organizers of a public symposium in Riyadh.

Saudi authorities must release women’s rights activist Salma al-Shehab

IFEX joins rights groups in strongly condemning the unlawful sentencing of al-Shehab, which marks a further escalation in the kingdom’s crackdown on free speech.