With the Saudis, the West Should Take No Prisoners | Human Rights Watch

Allies such as the United States and the United Kingdom rarely criticize Saudi abuses; one U.S. official even recently “welcomed” Saudi Arabia’s participation at the Human Rights Council. British Prime Minister David Cameron responded to the possible flogging of Mr. Andree by meekly asking Saudi officials not to carry out the punishment.

However, the unprecedented attention on Saudi Arabia’s abuses in 2015 may be altering these dynamics

via With the Saudis, the West Should Take No Prisoners | Human Rights Watch.

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