Saudi Arabia: Prisoners:Written question - 68731

Q
Asked by Sarah Olney
(Richmond Park)
Asked on: 21 March 2017
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Saudi Arabia: Prisoners
Commons
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent representations he has made to his Arabian counterpart on the cases of Ali Mohammed al-Nimr, Dawood al-Marhoon and Abdullah al-Zaher.
A
Answered by: Mr Tobias Ellwood
Answered on: 29 March 2017

​The UK remains concerned about cases of Ali Mohammed al-Nimr, Dawood al-Marhoon and Abdullah al-Zaher. Our Embassy in Riyadh last raised the three men's cases on 19 January 2017 and our expectation remains that they will not be executed. We will continue to closely follow their cases.

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