Israa al-Ghomgham, whom fellow activists say is the first Saudi woman to face the death penalty for rights-related work. Photo: Twitter

Saudi Arabian prosecutors seek death penalty for Israa al-Ghomgham, kingdom’s first execution of a woman activist

‘Any execution is appalling, but seeking the death penalty for activists like Israa al-Ghomgham, who are not even accused of violent behaviour, is monstrous’

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Israa al-Ghomgham, whom fellow activists say is the first Saudi woman to face the death penalty for rights-related work. Photo: Twitter
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