Prince Turki bin Saud al-Kabir had pleaded guilty to shooting a man following a brawl.
The Committee on the Rights of the Child also condemned the Saudi-led coalition’s airstrikes on Yemen.
Rights groups say the president needs to speak out against the country's dire record.
More and more people in Washington are unhappy with the kingdom, and it's running out of ways to respond.
Guantánamo offers a stark contrast to how we deal with people believed to have engaged in activities perceived, if not proved, to be against the best interests of the United States.
The rule of law involves adherence to a principle of governance whereby all persons... including the State itself, are accountable
Saudis are becoming increasingly disillusioned and angry with their government's domestic and economic policies, and the government's foreign policies are slowly becoming less popular as well. Now, after his execution, Nimr is emerging as an icon to the Shiite Arab community. And the fate of Arab governments who have executed Shiite religious leaders is haunting. Nearly all of them have collapsed.
This is a crucial point for our societies. Let us not get lost in an argument about who executes more or fewer individuals every year, as if a lower ranking signals an achievement of sorts for us to take pride in.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Thursday accused the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels in Yemen of hitting its embassy
"We have been active from the early moments to lessen tensions to prevent a disaster from happening that could affect the entire region."