Release Hamad al-Naqi , Imprisoned for Twitter Comments | #Kuwait | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

Hamad al-Naqi of Kuwait has been sentenced to ten years in prison for comments deemed to be critical of the state. The blogger made comments on his Twitter feed that questioned neighboring states’ policies, and was accused of negatively affecting political relations, among other charges. Recently, an appeal challenging the sentence was overturned, leaving al-Naqi to serve his full sentence.