Saudi Arabia

Jake Johnson, staff writer
Saudi Arabia Yemen Trump
"Suffering for Yemen on an even grander scale with blessing of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and President Donald Trump. Congress must step in and demand an end to this complicity."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"For years we have watched American politicians proclaim their concern over the...
Jon Queally, staff writer
"Whether intentional or a result of negligence, it is totally unacceptable,"...

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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.”