Saudis persecute Shi’ites as unbelievers
As always in these cases, sheik yer’mami is rooting for both sides:
Well, they’ve chased every other religion out of the country, so that leaves the Shi’ites to beat up on. And you know there’s a problem with the vaunted “Islamic tolerance” when IslamicÂ intolerance is so rife even among different Muslims, all the way back to the dispute over Muhammad’s successor. “Shiites in Saudi Arabia discriminated against as “non-believers’,” fromÂ Asia News, September 4, via JW. Continued…
Washington (AsiaNews) – Saudi authorities treat Shiite followers of Islam as equal citizens, by stamping out the “systematic discrimination” to which they are subject in the education, justice, work. This is what a report by Human Rights Watch, published yesterday calls for.