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Qatari Poet To Serve 15-Year Sentence For Pro-Arab Spring Verse
"Qatar's Supreme Court last month upheld a 15-year prison sentence handed to poet Mohammed Al-Ajami for reciting a poem in support of the Arab uprisings on YouTube." He has been held in solitary confinement for two years. The Art Newspaper 11/07/13
Posted November 8, 2013 12:57 AM




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