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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
Saudi Arabia: World's Head Chopping/Public Whippings Capital
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
Professional executioners in the kingdom at times behead multiple victims in a single day, most often for the crime of free expression, human rights activism, or other forms of dissent against despotic rule.
Religious police perform public whippings for not praying at designated times when in public, improper dress code, non-observance of gender segregation, breaking into private residences violently on suspicion of illicit behavior, and other nonconformity with Wahhabism.
It's the most extremist form of Sunni Islam, calling Shias and other non-Wahhabis "infidels," encouraging intolerance, supporting terrorism, what Saudi Arabia is all about, the most despotic Arab state.
It's unconcerned about horrendous human rights abuses, only about how it's perceived by the international community, mainly the US-l
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