Muawiya Alrawahi

Muawiya Alrawahi

Location: Oman
21° 30' 45.2988" N, 55° 55' 23.718" E
Status: Under Arrest
Arrested on 06 Feb 2012

Muawiya Alrawahi is an Omani blogger who was arrested on February 6 after publishing a blog post that talked openly about a number of things, including suffering sexual abuse as a young teenager, his earlier involvement with Oman's Internal Security Service (ISS), his admiration for and connections to ex-ISS Brigadier-General Khamis Al Ghraibi (now imprisoned under charges of spying for the UAE), his lack of religious belief, his disillusionment with Oman, and his loss of faith in the ruler Sultan Qaboos.

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