#Indonesia criticizes #SaudiArabia for hajj disaster response

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia criticized Saudi Arabia on Tuesday for its slow response to the hajj pilgrimage disaster in Mina, saying its diplomats only received full access to the dead and injured days after the crush. The criticism from Indonesia, the Muslim world’s most populous country, comes as its officials, as well as those in India and Pakistan, say that Saudi officials gave foreign diplomats some 1,100 pictures of those killed in last week’s disaster. Source: Indonesia criticizes Saudi Arabia for hajj disaster response – Pacific – Stripes Continue reading #Indonesia criticizes #SaudiArabia for hajj disaster response

#OpNimr #FreeNimr #Anonymous targets #Saudi websites as teen awaits #crucifixion for ‘anti-govt activities’

Hacktivist group Anonymous has called out Saudi Arabia for its horrific human rights record by attacking the Gulf kingdom’s government websites. The attack is in response to the upholding of a death sentence handed down to 17-year-old Mohammed al-Nimr. Earlier … Continue reading #OpNimr #FreeNimr #Anonymous targets #Saudi websites as teen awaits #crucifixion for ‘anti-govt activities’

#Iran vows legal action against #Saudi after #Hajjdisaster

  TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Saturday vowed to take international legal action against Saudi Arabia’s rulers over the crush of Muslim pilgrims at this year’s hajj, which killed at least 769 people, including 136 Iranians. The pilgrims suffocated … Continue reading #Iran vows legal action against #Saudi after #Hajjdisaster