Posted by on April 20, 2019 11:23 pm
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TBILISI, Georgia— For the people of Saudi Arabia, its victims, and anyone who values human rights, Wednesday, April 17th, was a painful day.

First, President Trump vetoed a bill that would have ended U.S. support for the Saudi war in Yemen.

Then, an abrupt cancellation of a criminal court in Riyadh left some 30 Saudi human-rights activists in prison. Among the detained are two U.S. citizens and the dissident Loujain Al-Hathloul who was arrested for campaigning against the Saudi male guardianship system and for the woman’s right to drive.

Read more at The Daily Beast.