Saudi Arabia

Julia Conley, staff writer
"Why has the body of someone, the killing of whom has been officially admitted, not been found?"
Julia Conley, staff writer
"There is an urgent need to clarify what happened—we are far from this having...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"We're getting facts in from multiple places," Trump's son-in-law told CNN 's...


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.”