Project Description

Abdul karim al-Khodr

Name: Abdul karim al-Khodr

Abdul karim al-Khodr

Prisoner Status: In Prison

Primary Group: Human Rights Activist

Arrest Date: 09 March 2013

Personal information

Name: Abdul karim al-Khodr

Name in Arabic: عبد الكريم الخضر

Date of Birth: 19 May 1905

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Profession: Academic , ACPRA member , Human rights activist

Place of residence: Al Qassim

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:09 March 2013

Manner of arrest: Arrested at the Criminal Court in Buraydah

Where held: Buraydah Prison, al-Qassim

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Disobeying the ruler of the country; incitement against the Saudi regime; damaging the country’s reputation; co-founding a civil association (ACPRA); disseminating information to foreign entities

Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)

Verdict: 10-year prison term and 10-year travel ban

Date of verdict: 10-year prison term and 10-year travel ban

Updates on trial: Unknown

Previous arrests:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention

Violation details: Unknown

References

Reference 1: https://features.hrw.org/features/HRW_2016_reports/140_Characters/index.html#en/abdulkareem-al-khodr

Reference 2: https://menarights.org/en/caseprofile/acpra-co-founder-abdulkareem-al-khoder-arbitrarily-detained-2013

Reference 3: https://alqst.org/prisonersofconscience/abdulkarim-al-khodr

Reference 4: https://www.aa.com.tr/en/middle-east/jailed-scholars-stage-hunger-strike-in-saudi-arabia/1395944

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