Saudi Arabia Just Executed A Maid For Murdering Her Employer 'In Self-Defense'
Human rights groups say that Indonesian domestic worker Tuti Tursilawati was trying to protect herself from sexual assault.
Bahrain Detains Activist and Her Baby Son in Ongoing 'Cat-and-Mouse' Crackdown
VICE News spoke to the sister of Bahraini human rights activist Zainab Al-Khawaja shortly after her arrest. Khawaja was taken from her home with her infant son.
Inside the $100 Million Scheme to Send the Middle East's Most Unwanted People to Africa
How sham real-estate deals, Islamic State recruitment efforts, and a systematic effort in the Gulf states to strip dissidents of their citizenship and banish undesirables all meet in the tiny African island nation of the Comoros.
Imprisoned Saudi Blogger Raif Badawi Wins EU's Most Prestigious Human Rights Prize
Badawi was chosen from among nominees including murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, political prisoners in Venezuela, and Edna Adan Ismail, a Somali activist who campaigns against FGM.
Rape Victims Are Being Jailed Under Extramarital Sex Laws in the UAE
Under the penal code of the United Arab Emirates, those convicted of "zina" or charges of illicit sex face severe penalties. According to a new report, this overwhelmingly affects thousands of female migrant workers.