Tag Archives: Saudi Arabia

UK Government Drops Bid to Provide Services to Saudi Prisons. More to Do

From an email just received from Reprieve and regarding my previous posts: “The UK government has today announced that it will drop its bid to provide services to the Saudi prison system. “With two juveniles at imminent risk of execution … Continue reading

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Stop the Saudi Crucifixion

While the UK is disgusted/amused/bemused by the revelations of an alleged encounter of a sexual nature between David Cameron and a pig’s head, his pals in Saudi Arabia are planning to behead and then ‘crucify’ the body of 17 year-old … Continue reading

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