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Princeton professor and others offer to take 1,000 lashes for Saudi blogger Raif Badawi

A Princeton University professor and a prominent Muslim American figure, as well as five other religious freedom advocates, are offering to take 100 lashes each for imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi who was sentenced by Saudi Arabia to 1,000 lashes for insulting his country's clerics.<p>In a letter to …

Obama, new Saudi king to discuss fight against Islamist militants

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and new Saudi Arabia King Salman are expected to discuss shared concerns about the turmoil in Yemen and the fight against Islamic State militants during their first formal meeting in Riyadh on Tuesday, the White House said.<p>New Saudi King Salman …

No reprieve for Syrian refugees stranded in Greece | Human Rights

<b>Athens, Greece -</b> Booths and tents of political parties fill Syntagma square in the heart of Athens trying to woo voters for Sunday's general election.<p>It is difficult to imagine that only two months ago some 700 people - including 130 children - camped out on the same pavement opposite Greece's …

Saudi Arabia's New King Refused to Intervene in a Controversial Beheading

A Saudi man accused of raping young girls was beheaded on Monday in the first execution under the administration of Saudi Arabia’s new King …

South Sudan Militant Group to Release 3,000 Child Soldiers

Nearly three hundred children between ages 11 and 17 laid down their arms Tuesday, in the first step of an ambitious program to reintegrate some …