"The ongoing crackdown on human rights defenders effectively makes it almost impossible to work for human rights in the kingdom." said Nabeel Rajab, director of the Gulf Centre for Human Rights." and added "I call on the Saudi government to halt the ongoing crackdown against human rights defenders and immediately drop all charges against human rights lawyer Waleed Abu Alkhair."
...The GCHR calls on the authorities in Saudi Arabia to:
Reverse the suspension of Waleed Abu Alkhair to work as a lawyer;
Take measures to ensure that the media refrains from making statement stigmatizing the legitimate work of Waleed Abu Alkhair;