πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¦ Saudi Arabia women 'arrested' in ongoing crackdown on activists | Al Jazeera English

the Saudi Arabian traffic department releases a video showing women in Riyadh receiving their driver's licenses it's been decades in the making with just two weeks before women are free to drive but some women's rights activists will not be behind the wheel but behind bars Lehane Hoefler was the first to be arrested in […]

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πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¦ British MPs, lawyers request access to 'tortured' Saudi activists | Al Jazeera English

these are some of the Saudi activists that British politicians and international lawyers are demanding access to they want to investigate allegations that the women are being illegally detained and tortured the women some of them academics were campaigning for the right to drive and the relaxing of male guardianship rules they say they've been […]

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πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¦ Saudi Arabia pressured after female activists allege torture | Al Jazeera English

a group of jailed Saudi women who long campaign for the right to drive have spoken of the torture and abuse they faced while detained at a hearing on Wednesday the women said they'd been sexually are asked given electric shocks and flogged by prison guards at least one of the detained women tried to […]

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πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¦Is Saudi Arabia torturing women's rights activists? l Al Jazeera English

Human Rights Commission which reports to Saudi Arabia's King Salman is investigating the alleged torture I've detained women's rights activists The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Commission began interviewing activists this past month and according to them some of the detained activists have been subjected to torture such as waterboarding and electrocution the […]

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