Abdul Rahman Al-Sadhan

Abdul Rahman Al-Sadhan

Abdul Rahman Al-Sadhan

Employee at the Saudi Red Crescent

Personal information

Name: Abdul Rahman Al-Sadhan

Name in Arabic: عبدالرحمن السدحان

Date of Birth: Unknown

Gender: Male

Marital status: Single

Profession: Humanitarian worker

Place of residence: Riyadh

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:12 March 2018

Manner of arrest: Officials dressed in civilian clothes and believed to be from Saudi Arabia’s Mabahith secret police arrested AlSadhan from his work place at the headquarters of the Saudi Arabian Red Crescent Society in Riyadh

Where held: Al-Ha’ir Prison, Riyadh

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Unknown

Court: --

Verdict: Unknown

Date of verdict: Unknown

Updates on trial: Unknown

Previous arrests:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention , Enforced disappearance , Denied contact with family , Denied access to a lawyer

Violation details: On 12 February 2020, 23 months since his arrest, Abdulahram was allowed to make a phone call with his family for the first time.


Reference 1: https://mbsmetoo.org/?s=%D8%B9%D8%A8%D8%AF%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B1%D8%AD%D9%85%D9%86+%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B3%D8%AF%D8%AD%D8%A7%D9%86

Reference 2: https://menarights.org/en/caseprofile/employee-saudi-red-crescent-disappeared-al-mabahith-security-forces-march-2018

Reference 3: https://alqst.org/prisonersofconscience/abdulrahman-alsadhan

Reference 4: None


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