Actor Ryan Philippe defended his attendance. Photo: Instagram Actor Ryan Philippe defended his attendance. Photo: Instagram
Actor Ryan Philippe defended his attendance. Photo: Instagram

Saudi Arabia enlists influencers for music festival but human rights and Khashoggi killing get in the way

  • The event was organised by the kingdom’s entertainment authority and is part of its sweeping public relations strategy
  • It was held the weekend before the government announced five people would be put to death for the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Topic |   Icons and Influencers
Actor Ryan Philippe defended his attendance. Photo: Instagram Actor Ryan Philippe defended his attendance. Photo: Instagram
Actor Ryan Philippe defended his attendance. Photo: Instagram
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