- Saudi authorities have released Princess Basmah Bint and her daughter
- The princess and her daughter were jailed for 3 years without any charges
- Basmah bint Saud is a strong supporter of human rights and is part of the royal family
Saudi authorities have released Princess Basmah bint Saud bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (57) and her daughter. The princess and her daughter were jailed for the past 3 years without any charges. Basmah bint Saud is a strong supporter of human rights and is part of the royal family. She had gone missing along with her daughter since March 2019.
The princess’s legal adviser, Henry Istrament, said on Saturday that both women had been released from captivity. She has reached her Jeddah home on 6 January 2022. Rajkumari’s health is fine but she will consult the doctors. She is upset but she is still passionate. He is very happy to be reunited with his son.
Had appealed to uncle King Salman many times
The Saudi government has not made any statement about releasing the princess. Not only this, he has never publicly made any statement about this case. In the year 2020, Princess Basmah said through social media that I have been kept imprisoned in Riyadh. I’m sick The princess appealed to the current ruler and her nephew Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for release and medical aid.
The princess claimed that she had been detained without any crime in Al Haar, where several other political prisoners were held. The princess and her daughter were not told the reasons for the arrest. He appealed to the royal court of Saudi Arabia and uncle King Salman several times but to no avail. The princess has been a strong critic of the Saudi government’s policies towards women.