What the People Want 24:00, 2009 (Ref: ME09821)


We travelled across Saudi Arabia to judge the mood of the country given the recent unrest throughout the Middle East.

While filming we uncovered a ruling family intent on remaining in power, increasing bitterness amongst some Shia protestors and in an extraordinary scene, the only person courageous enough to turn up for a protest in Riyadh surrounded by police and ultimately arrested and never heard from again.