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11 Saudi Princes arrested over demonstrating in Riyadh Royal Palace

SHAFAQNA - Saudi authorities made a fresh round of arrests of royal-family members as a group of princes staged a protest at the royal palace over the non-payment of their electricity and water bills, Okaz newspaper reported. The royal guard…

Mohammad al-Nimr gets arrested and released a few hours apart - Exclusive

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SHAFAQNA - On Tuesday,(October 27th, 2015) Mohammad al-Nimr, brother Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, a prominent Shia cleric and well-known pro-democracy political activist was picked up by the Saudi authorities and imprisoned for crimes against the crown. Saudi…