Human Rights Watch

Issued on January 14, 2018, Oman’s revised penal code increases the punishment for committing slander against the sultan and his authority from between six months and three years
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Amnesty International

Oman 2019 Sporadic protests driven by unemployment broke out on 1 January prompting the government to establish the National Center for Employment. The Center, which will become…
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Freedom House

Key Developments in 2019 The authorities continued to harass activists and commentators who criticized aspects of Omani policymaking, including through short-term detentions.…
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