Saudi Arabia's Dissidents

Issue 508 - 11 Apr 1995
The leading Saudi opposition group, the Committee for the Defence of Legitimate Rights (CDLR) has promised to intensify its protest campaign in the coming weeks in the run-up to the Hajj season. The authorities have responded by cracking down on dissident intellectuals. The stage is set for an escalation in the conflict that has raged between the Committee and the authorities for the past two years.

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