In a series of tweets, the Saudi foreign ministry said it was expelling the USA ambassador and recalling its own envoy in Canada.
The Saudi foreign ministry said, "It is very unfortunate that the words "immediate release" appeared in the Canadian statement... it is unacceptable in relations between countries".
"We urge the Saudi authorities to immediately release them and all other peaceful #humanrights activists", the Canadian embassy tweeted on Friday.
"It's pathetic that rather than respect the basic rights of its citizens and end its wide scale persecution of independent voices, it's punishing even friendly states who give it helpful advice", Whitson told DW.
"Canada is gravely concerned about additional arrests of civil society and women's rights activists in Saudi Arabia, including Samar Badawi". The Canadian government did not immediately comment Sunday night in response to the Saudi action.
Just two months ago, Saudi women were given the right to drive a vehicle, yet several of the country's most prominent women's rights activists - including some who fought for years to drive - were arrested earlier this year on national security grounds.
Five-day sales tax holiday in Wisconsin begins Florida shoppers will have the opportunity to not pay normal sales tax on items like school supplies , clothing and accessories. "If a pair of jeans is sold for $100 during the sales tax holiday , the entire $100 is taxable", according to the DOR website.
White House: Trump receives new letter from Kim Jong Un Last week, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told senators that Pyongyang was continuing to produce fuel for nuclear bombs. The handover of the 55 caskets last Friday was part of the commitment Kim Jong-un made to Trump at the June 12th summit.
Vote count underway in Zimbabwe The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission said it had so far released results for seven parliament seats out of 210. ZEC chairwoman Priscilla Chigumba told journalists today: "We will not subvert [the people's will]".
Freeland said on social media last Thursday that she was "alarmed" to hear of Samar Badawi's arrest.
"The Ministry also affirmed that the Canadian position is an explicit and transparent interference in the internal affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia", the ministry said.
"Any further step from the Canadian side in that direction will be considered as acknowledgment of our right to interfere in the Canadian Domestic affairs", the statement reads. His wife, Ensaf Haidar, is now living in Canada.
The Trudeau government has taken a lot of criticism for issuing export permits for a deal to sell billions of dollars of weaponized armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia, a country that ranks among the "worst of the worst" on human rights by US watchdog Freedom House.
Al-Saadah was among the first women to run for office in Saudi Arabia in 2015 as part of a campaign for women's political rights.
In April, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed his "serious concern" over the continued jailing of Badawi to Saudi King Salman. "The legitimate rights (of those arrested) have not been denied and they were provided with all guarantees during the investigation and trial stages", the statement said.
These agencies are responsible for monitoring the potential public health threat of mosquito-borne diseases. The CAES maintains a network of 91 mosquito-trapping stations in 72 municipalities throughout the state.
The opposition alleged irregularities, saying results were not posted outside one-fifth of polling stations as required by law. Observers say it could be a tight race, but the opposition has said it will protest if their candidate is defeated.
Businesses added 2.3 million jobs in 2016, before Trump took office, more than the 2.2 million gained in 2017. For the year, the economy is likely to expand at a 3 per cent pace or more for the first time since 2005.
Unlike the Carr Fire, authorities don't know what started the Ferguson Fire , which has now engulfed almost 63,000 acres. The Mendocino Complex Fire is a combined 80,408 acres as of Tuesday night, and is made up of the Ranch and River fires .
Bush White House, are sending a wide-ranging request demanding that his entire paper trail be provided to Congress. Senate Democrats, infuriated with Republicans for requesting only a portion of Supreme Court nominee Brett M.
Jim Jordan (R-OH), announced his candidacy for House Speaker after Paul's tenure is completed this session. President Donald Trump has fumed about Mueller's probe and repeatedly called it a "witch hunt".
Curran hit the flawless length as first-change bowler and immediately trapped Vijay lbw in the 14th over. Shikhar Dhawan was the second highest run-getter after Kohli, scoring 26 at the top of the order.
To bounce back from sluggish sales, Samsung announced it will be introducing a new Galaxy Note a little bit earlier than usual. If the estimate is realized, the Galaxy S9 would become the worst performing S-model since the Galaxy S3 in 2012.
The officials say evidence, including satellite photos taken recently, suggests that construction is underway on one or two ICBMs. North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un waves before departing Pyongyang to Singapore on June 10, 2018.
Rory and I have played together a lot. "We sat down and just said, what are we doing wrong?" He wound up winning the last one. The World Golf Championships in Akron has a yearly economic impact of more than $21 million according to Firestone's website.
The aircraft belongs to JU-Air, a company with links to the Swiss air force, the ATS news agency reported . The crash occurred above the Swiss Alpine resort of Flims, an area popular with hikers and skiers.
Trump had tweeted earlier that he was looking into the issue, adding, "Already spoke to NRA, doesn't seem to make much sense! ". The states sought a restraining order and an injunction to block the gun info from being posted on the internet.
Chelsea only need one more player - Sarri
Christophe Henrotay, the agent of Chelsea goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois has told the club to let his client move to Real Madrid . Chelsea winger Pedro has signed a one-year contract extension, the Premier League club announced on Friday.
Donald Trump attacks LeBron James in late-night tweet
Before entering politics, Trump frequently praised James and his own family tried to recruit him to the New York Knicks in 2010. In the interview, James said he "would never sit across" from Trump, though he would talk to former President Barack Obama.
Brett Kavanaugh Hits Hurdle On Road To Supreme Court
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"Imminent failure" possible of College Lake Dam
The dam at College Lake, adjacent to the University of Lynchburg , was built in 1934, according to the school's website . The National Weather Service said up to 15 centimetres of rain fell within hours, filling the dam beyond capacity.
Meghan Markle sees Kate Middleton as a pillar of support
Thomas, 74, missed the Royal Wedding after suffering a heart attack but he said it might be better for Meghan if he died. The meeting reportedly yielded three solution options and if nothing works, Queen Elizabeth might get involved too.
At least 3 killed in Zimbabwe post-election violence
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Apple makes history with $1 trillion market valuation
Apple said it expects revenue of $60 billion to $62 billion for the fiscal fourth quarter that ends in September 30. The stock has been rising since Tuesday when it reported better than expected results for the three months to June.
Children, Great-Grandmother Perish In California Wildfire
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