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Saudi Arabia 'spares' Sri Lankan maid in adultery case  The life of a Sri Lankan maid due to be stoned to death in Saudi Arabia for adultery has been spared, Sri Lanka's foreign ministry says Petition as French Riviera beach closed for Saudi king   Southern France: More than 100,000 people have signed a petition against the closure of a beach on the French Riviera to allow Saudi King Salman to holiday in... Saudis 'to review' blogger flogging  The case of Raif Badawi sentenced to 1,000 lashes has been referred to the Supreme Court by the king's office, the BBC has learned Saudi blogger receives 50 lashings before crowd Map of Jeddah Saudi Arabia  Raif Badawi—the co-founder of a now banned website called Liberal Saudi Network-- was flogged 50 times after morning prayers Saudi women drivers in terror trial   Loujain al-Hathloul, 25, and Maysa al-Amoudi, 33, who were detained for defying a ban on female drivers are to be tried in a terrorism court Saudi Arabia warns women drivers  The authorities in Saudi Arabia have stepped up warnings to women not to defy a ban on female drivers by taking part in a mass driving prote... Saudi blogger faces jail, 600 lashes for insulting Islam   A Saudi court has sentenced a activist to seven years in prison and 600 lashes for violating the nation's anti-cybercrime law Saudis jail Facebook cyber activists  A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced seven cyber activists to between five to 10 years in prison for inciting protests, mainly by using Fac... Saudi Arabia may block Skype, Viber  Saudi Arabia may block access to popular Internet messaging applications if providers there don't comply with rules and regulatory condition... Saudi Arabia executes woman by beheading Map of Dawadmi Saudi Arabia  A young Sri Lankan woman has been beheaded with a sword in a small, dusty town, thousands of miles from the country where she grew up   Saudis to quit Syria monitoring   Saudi Arabia has pulled out of the Arab League monitoring mission, criticising Damascus for failing to act to stop violence against proteste... Saudi woman beheaded for 'witchcraft' Saudis accused of new repression King revokes flogging of female driver   Saudi king: Syrian crackdown unjustified
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2017-09-26 Saudi Arabia driving ban on women to be lifted Saudi Arabia
2. 2017-07-18 Saudi Arabia investigates video of woman walking in miniskirt Ushaiager, Saudi Arabia
D. 2015-12-23 Saudi Arabia 'spares' Sri Lankan maid in adultery case Saudi Arabia
E. 2015-01-16 Saudis 'to review' blogger flogging Saudi Arabia
F. 2015-01-09 Saudi blogger receives 50 lashings before crowd Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
6. 2014-12-25 Saudi women drivers in terror trial Saudi Arabia
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I. 2013-07-31 Saudi blogger faces jail, 600 lashes for insulting Islam Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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Saudi Arabia driving ban on women to be lifted

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  King Salman has issued a decree allowing women to drive for the first time, to the joy of activists
  Morality police has called on other agencies to investigate the video of a young woman wearing a miniskirt and crop top in public, She was arrested

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  King Abdullah condemned the crackdown on anti-government protesters in Syria on Sunday, saying there is 'no justification for the bloodshed'
May.21 Woman says she was detained for driving Mar.5   Saudi Arabia imposes ban on all protests
  All protests and marches are to be banned, the interior ministry has announced on state TV

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Aug.8 Saudi Arabia delays BlackBerry ban
Aug.3 Saudis to block BlackBerry service Apr.1 Condemned 'sorcerer' won't die Friday  Lebanese man Ali Hussain Sibat condemned to death for sorcery by a court in Saudi Arabia won't face beheading Friday, his lawyer said Mar.31 Beheading planned in Saudi sorcery case
  Lawyer: A Lebanese man charged with sorcery and sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia is scheduled to be beheaded on Friday

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Oct.27 King spares journalist from the lash
Oct.24   Lashes for woman journalist  A female journalist has been sentenced to 60 lashes over a TV show in which a Saudi man described his extra-marital sex life Jul.21 Saudis chided on 'rights abuses'  Amnesty International has strongly criticised Saudi Arabia over abuses committed under its counter-terrorism program

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Dec.23 Judge refuses to annul marriage of girl, 8  A Saudi judge refused to annul a marriage between an 8-year-old girl and a 47-year-old man, a union arranged by the girl's father to settle his... Jan.21 Rape case lawyer 'reinstated'  Lawyer and human rights activist Abdul Rahman al-Lahem represented a woman kidnapped and raped by seven men

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Dec.5 Rape lawyer faces disciplinary hearing  The lawyer who represented a gang rape victim had his disciplinary hearing for'insulting the Supreme Judicial Council' postponed Nov.27 FM: Court to review sentence  A court will review the case of a teenage gang rape victim sentenced to jail and flogging after she was convicted of violating the sex segregation...

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