Project Description

In prison since:
Status: Temporarily released

Abeer Namankany

Abeer Namankany

Personal information

Name: Abeer Namankany
Gender: Female
Marital Status:
Date of birth / Age:
Profession: Academic , Human rights activist , Medical professional
Place of residence: Medina

Arrest and jail information

Date of Arrest:
Manner of arrest: Arrested in a raid on her home by State Security Presidency forces and taken to an unknown location
Where held: Al-Ha’ir Prison, Riyadh

Trial information

Alleged crimes:
Victim's Charges:
Court: Specialised Criminal Court (SCC)
Date of verdict:
Updates on trial:

Human Rights Violations

Violations: Arbitrary arrest/ detention , Enforced disappearance , Denied contact with family , Denied access to a lawyer , Torture and ill-treatment
Violation details: Enforced disappearance for 3 months


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