Marital status: Unknown
Date of birth: Unknown
Profession: Fiction writer – author of “Meym Ayn” novel, a novel that deals with the reality of Saudi women – obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Janon, Pennsylvania – USA.
Place of residence: Riyadh
Arrest and jail information
Date of Arrest: 04/04/2019
Manner of arrest: Arrested from his home in Riyadh.
- On Thursday, April 5, 2019, forces affiliated with the Presidency of State Security arrested him, without informing him of the reasons for the arrest or the charges against him, and then taking him to an unknown destination and subjecting him to enforced disappearance until the date of editing this form on April 9, 2019.
- The arrest was part of a series of arrests carried out by the Presidency of State Security. The campaign targeted writers and public figures interested in women’s issues and political, human rights and social issues, and resulted in the arrest of 15 of them.
Where held: Al-Ha’ir Prison, Riyadh