Category Archives: Kuwait

Middle Eastern nations at forefront of disturbing spike in executions

By Sara Hashash, Middle East and North Africa media officer at Amnesty International It sounds like a scene from a grisly horror film; five decapitated bodies swinging from a horizontal pole suspended over the main square in the city of … Continue reading

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An Unusual Suspect: The Case of Muhamad Abdulqader Al-Jasem

By Ghanim Alnajjar, human rights activist and Professor of Political Science at Kuwait University Until Muhammad ‘Abd al-Qader Al-Jasem was detained on 11 May 2010, we in Kuwait had prided ourselves that we lived in a country that had no … Continue reading

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