Saudi Arabia- Report: Growing campaign of judicial harassment and intimidation of human rights defenders | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it

The GCHR is gravely concerned that the Saudi authorities continue, under the direct orders of senior officials within the Ministry of Interior, to systemically target human rights defenders using false or fabricated charges. Furthermore, the judiciary is being used to issue unfair judgments against human rights defenders in order to stop their peaceful and legitimate work in the field of human rights.

The following recent cases illustrate the campaign of intimidation and harassment against human rights defenders. ....


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