• SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament

MPEs calls for freedom for Raif Badawi – 2015 Sakharov Prize laureate

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413059

Shoot Date

16 Dec 2015

Shoot Location

Strasbourg, France

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Edited package in English and Arabic
Shotlist
FRANCE, STRASBOURG (DECEMBER 16, 2015) (SOCIALISTS AND DEMOCRATS, EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT - ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT IN STRASBOURG (EXTERIOR) 2. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE SAKHAROV PRIZE 2015 IN THE HEMICYCLE 3. ENSAF HAIDAR (RAIF BADAWI’S WIFE, SAKHAROV WINNER 2015) SAYING (ARAB): “Raif isn’t a criminal, he is not a rapist, he is a thinker and a free spirit. What crime has he committed? It is simply to think differently in a country where only one kind of thought is aloud.” 4. ENSAF HAIDAR ANSWERING JOURNALISTS 5. ENSAF HAIDAR (RAIF BADAWI’S WIFE, SAKHAROV WINNER 2015) SAYING (ARAB): “Of course, the Sakharov Prize means a lot to me and my husband. I had hoped that he would be here to receive it and that I would be beside him.” 6. ENSAF HAIDAR ANSWERING JOURNALISTS 7. ENSAF HAIDAR (RAIF BADAWI’S WIFE, SAKHAROV WINNER 2015) SAYING (ARAB): “Raif knows that he has won the Sakharov Prize. He is happy about it but it's a bitter kind of joy. I had hoped that this important prize would have led to his release so he could have received it himself. » 8. ENSAF HAIDAR ANSWERING JOURNALISTS 9. ENSAF HAIDAR (RAIF BADAWI’S WIFE, SAKHAROV WINNER 2015) SAYING (ARAB): “I send a message to King Salman of Saudi Arabia and Princes Mohammed ben Nayef et Mohammad bin Salman. I want them to know that my husband is a peaceful man, that he is not a terrorist. He expressed himself freely and I hope he will be released so he can join his family in Canada” 10. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF A SEMINAR HOSTING ENSAF HAIDAR AND HUMAN RIGHTS STUDENTS FRANCE, STRASBOURG (DECEMBER 15, 2015) (SOCIALISTS AND DEMOCRATS, EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT - ACCESS ALL) 11. CUTAWAY: ELENA VALENCIANO TALKING TO A JOURNALIST 12. ELENA VALENCIANO (S&D MEP, ES) SAYING (ENGLISH / SPANISH): “For us, Badawi is a symbol. Religion, repression – he stood up against all that. With his voice, his words and his blog, he tried to push Saudi Arabia towards a more open, democratic and free society.” 13. CUTAWAY: ELENA VALENCIANO TALKING TO A JOURNALIST 14. ELENA VALENCIANO (S&D MEP, ES) SAYING (ENGLISH / SPANISH): “First, we want Raif Badawi to be released. We would also like Saudi Arabia to understand that we will always support European values, even if we are aware that Saudi Arabia is a necessary partner. “ 15. CUTAWAY: ELENA VALENCIANO TALKING TO A JOURNALIST
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