Waleed Abu Al-Khair

Waleed Abu Al-KhairWaleed Abu Al-Khair

Human Rights in Saudi Arabia

Waleed Abu Al-Khair is a human rights defender and lawyer who created “Monitor of Human Rights in Saudi Arabia,” when he was rejected a license to establish an NGO for human rights.

Front Line Defenders has issued urgent appeals and news items about Waleed Abu Al-Khair:

17 April 2014 - Arbitrary detention of human rights defender Mr Waleed Abu Al-Khair in Riyadh

5 March 2014 - Appeal of human rights defender Mr Waleed Abu Al-Khair rejected

29 October 2013 - Human Rights Defender Waleed Abu Al-Khair Sentenced to 3 months

4 October 2013 - Arrest of human rights defender Mr Waleed Abu Al-Khair

29 January 2013 - Waleed Abu Al-Khair Awarded the 2012 Olof Palme Prize

30 March 2012 - Travel ban against human rights defender Mr Waleed Abu Al Khair confirmed