Flogging of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi postponed on medical grounds

January 16, 2015 2:52 PM

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The flogging of writer Raif Badawi has been postponed by Saudi officials on medical grounds, Amnesty International said Friday.

Badawi, who was flogged 50 times in public onr week ago, was due to face the same punishment every Friday until he had received 1,000 lashes, followed by 10 years in prison.

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