Project Description

In prison since : 22/02/2019

Abdelrahman Farhaneh


Personal information

Marital status: Unknown

Date of birth: Unknown

Profession: Journalist

Place of residence: Jordan

Arrest and jail information

Date of Arrest: 22/02/2019

Manner of arrest:
Was arrested by members of the Saudi State Security Service at a checkpoint close to Dammam airport while on his way to Jeddah

Where held: Al-Mabaheth (General Investigations Directorate), Dammam

Trial information


  1. Joining a terrorist entity.
  2. Providing financial support and aid to a terrorist entity
  3. Covering up for the leaders of the terrorist group and the sources of his income.

Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)

Updates on trial :

Verdict: Unknown

Date of the verdict: Unknown

Human Rights Violations

Arbitrary arrest/ detention, Enforced disappearance
Violation details :


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