13:25 - January 21, 2019
News ID: 3467756
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Saudi preacher and former dean of the Quran College of Medina University died while in custody.


A Twitter account about Saudi prisoners of conscience said Ahmed al-Amari died in Jeddah on Sunday, Arabi21 website reported.

Amari was arrested and jailed in August 2018 after publishing a book featuring recommendations to Saudi rulers.

He was reported on January 13 to have suffered a brain hemorrhage after prison officials failed to provide him with needed medical care.

He was taken to a hospital in Jeddah after going into a comma in his cell and died on Sunday.

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