July 1, 2013
Saudi Arabia has sentenced seven government critics to prison for inciting protests and harming public order through Facebook, court officials said.
The Specialized Criminal Court sentenced the men Monday to prison terms ranging from five to 10 years in prison.
Human Rights Watch said The European’s High Representative Catherin Ashton and its member states should condemn the convictions while meeting with Saudi Arabian officials at a meeting Sunday.
This article was posted: Monday, July 1, 2013 at 9:27 am