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UK: Wife of blogger imprisoned in Saudi Arabia leads protest demanding his release01:30

UK: Wife of blogger imprisoned in Saudi Arabia leads protest demanding his release

United Kingdom, London
May 17, 2017 at 15:25 GMT -00:00 · Published

Author and activist Ensaf Haidar, the wife of imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi, joined a protest demanding his immediate release outside the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in central London, Wednesday.

Badawi is currently serving a 10-year prison sentence in Saudi Arabia for allegedly insulting Muslim clerics. In addition to imprisonment the writer was sentenced to 1,000 lashes.

UK: Wife of blogger imprisoned in Saudi Arabia leads protest demanding his release01:30
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Author and activist Ensaf Haidar, the wife of imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi, joined a protest demanding his immediate release outside the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in central London, Wednesday.

Badawi is currently serving a 10-year prison sentence in Saudi Arabia for allegedly insulting Muslim clerics. In addition to imprisonment the writer was sentenced to 1,000 lashes.

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