Ensaf Haidar

Wife of imprisoned Saudi dissident Raif Badawi runs for federal office

Born in Jīzān, Saudi Arabia, Ensaf Haidar is the wife of Saudi dissident and blogger Raif Badawi, who has been imprisoned in Saudi Arabia since 2012. Following the issuance of a fatwa against Badawi by Saudi cleric Abdul-Rahman al-Barrak in 2011, Haidar and the couple's three children fled to Egypt,…

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