TITLE

SAUDI ARABIA-SHIITES

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);4/29/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5082, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 25 Shiites who were arrested by Saudi Arabian authorities on accusations that they are taking part in demonstrations going on in the eastern province of the country. It notes the claim of a Shiite website regarding the organized protests in the eastern province of Qatif which aims to show the solidarity of Shiites in Bahrain. It also highlights claims regarding institutionalized discrimination towards Shiite Muslims in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.
ACCESSION #
60464702

 

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