Female victims of corrupt laws in Saudi Arabia

Turkey: Saudi Sisters at Risk of Forced Return Could Face Criminal Charges, ‘Honor’ Violence Show More Services Print

  (Istanbul) – Two Saudi sisters in Turkish police custody are at risk of forced return to Saudi Arabia, where they could face serious harm from Saudi authorities or family members, Human Rights Watch said today. One of the sisters lost a challenge to her deportation in a Turkish court in December 2017 and is at  Read More

February 12, 2018 author

Why Saudi Women Are Literally Living ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

By MONA ELTAHAWYMAY 24, 2017   Saudi women during a visit by Melania Trump in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, this month. Credit Hamad I Mohammed/Reuters           CAIRO — Just over a week after Dina Ali Lasloom, a 24-year-old Saudi Arabian, was dragged onto a plane from Manila to Riyadh with her mouth taped shut and her  Read More

November 3, 2017 author

Saudi woman seeking asylum in Australia repatriated from PH

By: Jeannette I. Andrade – Reporter / @jiandradeINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 08:40 PM April 11, 2017 A Saudi Arabian woman who was reportedly seeking asylum in Australia but was off-loaded from her flight at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) was repatriated Monday night. On the request of officials from the Saudi Arabian Embassy  Read More

November 3, 2017 author

Fleeing Woman Returned to Saudi Arabia Against Her Will

Taken From Philippines in Transit; Faces Harm, Criminal Charges A photo of Dina Ali Lasloom’s boarding pass from Kuwait to the Philippines.  Twitter. April 14, 2017 1:00AM EDT (Manila) – A fleeing Saudi woman faces grave risks after being returned to Saudi Arabia against her will while in transit in the Philippines, Human Rights Watch  Read More

November 3, 2017 author