Faisal al-Jarba

Faisal al-Jarba

associate of Prince Turki bin Abdullah. Tribal leader

Personal information

Name: Faisal al-Jarba

Name in Arabic: فیصل الجربا

Date of Birth: Unknown

Gender: Male

Marital status: Unknown

Profession: Unknown

Place of residence: Unknown

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:1 November 2018

Manner of arrest: Al-Jarba, a sheikh in a large tribe, traveled to the Jordanian capital (Amman) to join his relatives there, but this was not enough, as Jordanian security officers surrounded his house in the evening in early June, and took him for interrogation, assuring him that he would return soon. .

But within days, "al-Jarba" was taken to the border with Saudi Arabia to be handed over to the kingdom's authorities, according to the American newspaper, "The Washington Post" quoted two people, who said they were aware of the details of his forced return, which had not been announced before.

Where held: Unknown

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Unknown

Court: Unknown

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: Unknown


Reference 1: https://thenewkhalij.news/article/127684/%D8%B3%D9%8A%D8%A7%D8%B3%D8%A9-%D9%81%D9%8A%D8%B5%D9%84-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AC%D8%B1%D8%A8%D8%A7-%D8%AD%D9%84%D9%82%D8%A9-%D8%A8%D9%85%D8%B3%D9%84%D8%B3%D9%84-%D8%B9%D9%85%D8%B1%D9%87-%D8%B9%D9%82%D9%88%D8%AF-%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%AE%D8%AA%D8%B7%D8%A7%D9%81-%D8%A3%D9%82%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%86-%D8%AE%D8%A7%D8%B4%D9%82%D8%AC%D9%8A

Reference 2: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/saudi-campaign-to-abduct-and-silence-rivals-abroad-goes-back-decades/2018/11/04/ce6b801c-dc8a-11e8-8bac-bfe01fcdc3a6_story.html

Reference 3: https://www.hrw.org/report/2019/11/04/high-cost-change/repression-under-saudi-crown-prince-tarnishes-reforms

Reference 4: None


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