Saudi Arabia

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This vote immediately diminishes U.S. political support for the war and puts more pressure on Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to end their brutal tactics and negotiate an end to the war."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"It is the deeds, not the words of the parties to the conflict that will decide...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone
"The terrible global assault on journalists that has intensified in the past...

Further

The same day a Saudi official marched in Paris for free speech, his country - the one that persecutes/jails writers/activists and considers women drivers terrorists - dragged jailed blogger Raif Badawi into the public square and flogged him 50 times for "insulting Islam," the first of 20 scheduled floggings. Tuesday he marked his 31st birthday. Friday, despite global outrage, he will likely be lashed again. From one of his last posts: "Let us all live under the roof of human civilization.”