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Twitter goes wild over reported death penalty for 'atheism' in Saudi Arabia

Twitter goes wild over reported death penalty for 'atheism' in Saudi Arabia

Country: 
Saudi Arabia
News Date: 
26/04/2017
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

Saudi Arabia has reportedly sentenced a young man to death for apostasy. The news has stirred up Twitter users, with some expressing sadness and sorrow, while others praised the move.

On Tuesday, a Saudi Arabian court dismissed an appeal from Ahmad Al Shamri, who had spent three years in prison over charges of “atheism and blasphemy,” the Exmuslim website .