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Human Right Watch on the extradition: http://www.hrw.org/news/2012/02/13/saudi-arabia-writer-faces-apostasy-trial
Islamic Renaissance Front statement: http://www.themalaysianinsider.com/sideviews/article/justice-for-hamza-kashgari-a-sad-day-to-be-malaysians-and-muslims-islamic-renaissance-front/
Deportation news: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17008738
========================================================A young Saudi writer, Hamza Kashgari, has fled the country for fear for his safety after receiving many death threats through the social media (Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, etc.) Hamza is now detained by the Malaysian government after the King of Saudi Arabia requested his extradition to Saudi. We beg of you to help us prevent his extradition to Saudi Arabia, as this may threaten his life.
We, the undersigned, hereby demand:
The compliance of the Saudi authorities to immediately release Hamza from illegal detention and not subject him to a pre-determined trial for the charges of blasphemy. Hamza's right for free expression is supported by conscious citizens and (Amnesty. Lawyers for Liberty. Frontline Defenders. Human Rights Watch. Freedom House. CPJ Committee for Protecting Journalists)