Human rights activists
The US president also didn't appear to know where Bangladesh is located...
Cause for some celebration then, that none of them will be going to jail? A bullet dodged, a tragedy averted, a happy ending? Well, not really.
"This time I have not been able to talk her out of it."
We are now in uncharted waters. The conviction of peaceful protesters on this excessive charge will send shivers down the spine of anyone who cares about the right to protest in our country.
We did not let the Taliban dictate to us when we gave asylum to Malala Yousafzai, so why are we capitulating now?
Why is the UK so unwilling to criticise Saudi Arabia?
The sentence was carried out in public.