Fawzan al-Harbi

Fawzan al-Harbi

Fawzan al-Harbi

Fowzan Al-Harbi is a prominent human rights defender and member of the Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association (ACPRA).

Personal information

Name: Fawzan al-Harbi

Name in Arabic: فوزان الحربي

Date of Birth: Unknown

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Profession: ACPRA member , Engineer , Human rights activist

Place of residence: Riyadh

Arrest and jail information

Date of arrest:26 December 2013

Manner of arrest: Arrested at court following sentencing

Where held: Riyadh - A-Ha’ir Prison

Trial information

Alleged crimes: Unknown

Victim's charges: Disobeying the ruler; damaging the country’s reputation; co-founding an unlicensed association (ACPRA)

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


Reference 1: https://www.frontlinedefenders.org/en/case/case-history-fowzan-al-harbi

Reference 2: https://menarights.org/en/caseprofile/continuous-reprisals-against-saudi-human-rights-defender-fawzan-al-harbi-wife-amal

Reference 3: https://features.hrw.org/features/HRW_2016_reports/140_Characters/index.html#en/fowzan-al-harbi

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


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