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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

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Saudi Prosecutor Seeks Maximum Jail Term for Women’s Rights Activist Loujain al-Hathloul

Saudi Arabia’s prosecutor is now seeking a maximum jail term of 20 years for prominent women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul, on Wednesday. Saudi Arabia’s...

SCOTUS Sides with Religious Groups in 5-4 Ruling on COVID Restrictions

The U.S. Supreme Court has barred the State of New York from implementing COVID-19 restrictions on religious services in the state, saying the measures...

Saudi Crown Prince Accused of Ordering Assassination of Jamal Khashoggi

The fiancée of the assassinated Saudi dissident and columnist Jamal Khashoggi, together with a Washington-based human rights organization, accused the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed...

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