PressTV-UK Muslim body writes to May ahead of bin Salman’s visit

A high-profile British Muslim body writes an open letter to Prime Minister Theresa May, urging her to broach Saudi war crimes and human rights violations in talks with the kingdom’s crown prince, who will arrive in London today.

The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB)’s President Anas Altikriti wrote the letter on Tuesday — on the eve of Mohammed Bin Salman’s first official visit to Britain — demanding that the premier press him on Saudi Arabia’s bloody military aggression in Yemen and its human rights record at home.

“The war in Yemen has turned into a tragedy of epic proportions for many reasons, but amongst the most important of those, is the role of Saudi Arabia – among several other regional states – since it began its campaign to reverse the Arab Spring and re-establish the grim, failed and tyrannical realities of the region which dominated the past 5 decades,” the letter read.

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