Month: February 2021

Deadly attack on women’s prison in Yemen a ‘war crime’: Analyst

Shelling by Houthi rebels hit a women’s prison in the country’s southwestern province of Taiz, killing at least five prisoners, Yemeni officials have said. The attack on Sunday also wounded two dozen prisoners, including four children staying with their jailed mothers, at the central prison in the government-held province, the officials said. Abdel Baset al-Bahar, deputy …

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ACJ condemns Houthis severe shelling on the Yemeni Taiz city today in the first day of school education south-west Yemen

The American Center for Justice ( ACJ ) condemns the 72 discriminate shelling today morning on Taiz city by the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels and a massive artillery bombardment, targeting residential neighborhoods, and some schools on the first school education day that many students were killed and injured in south-west Yemen. Latifa Jamel, the deputy head …

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ACJ expresses its concerns about preventing 50 amputees from travelling for medical treatment by the Southern Transitional Council

American Center for Justice (ACJ) has been following with great concern the problem of holding 50 wounded amputees from Taiz province ,who were supposed to travel to the Sultanate of Oman to receive treatment, and confiscating their passports by the Forces of Southern Transitional Council (STC) on Saturday, 14 November 2020. The STC held the …

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SAM Organization Calls on the Arab Coalition to Stop Fueling the Insurgency and Killings in Yemen

SAM Organization for Rights and Liberties, based in Geneva, said today, Saturday 20/6/2020 that the continuation of the Arab Coalition in Yemen to fuel the rebellion against the legitimate government in Yemen caused continued violations against the civilians in Yemen, constrained freedom of expression and threatening the lives of millions of Yemenis due to hunger …

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SAM and the American Center for Justice Condemn the Arab Coalition’s Banning of Yemeni flights from Landing in Aden airport

SAM Organization for Rights and Liberties and the American Center for Justice (ACJ) condemned the Arab Coalition’s preventing the Yemeni A320 / 70AFC flight from landing at Aden International Airport on the night of July 18, 2020, with 171 Yemeni passengers on board. The two organizations said in a statement issued today, that according to …

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The American Center for Justice “ ACJ “ condemns targeting civilians by Houthi group, killing and injuring 12, in Taiz Governorate, southwest Yemen

The American Center for Justice (ACJ) in a statement condemns in the strongest terms, targeting civilians by Houthi armed group in Taiz city through indiscriminate shells or snipers, whose victims are primarily women, elderly people and children. The statement said, “ The last one was on Tuesday 9/22/2020 when the tank located in Sofitel hill …

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YTS strongly condemns Houthi militia crimes targeting schools and students in the 1st day of school education in Taiz south-west Yemen

                            The Yemeni Teachers Syndicate ( YTS ) in Taiz city condemns in a statement with the strongest terms the violent shelling of residential neighborhoods with dozens of heavy artillery shells and tank shells by the Houthi militia on the first day of school education. The YTS calls on the legitimate government and the Arab …

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The Human Rights Office in Taiz condemns Houthi shelling Al-Amal Cancer Hospital, describing it as a war crime in Taiz city south-west Yemen

The Human Rights Office in Taiz governorate condemned Houthi militia shelling the populated neighborhoods in Taiz this morning, Saturday, and targeting Al-Amal Cancer Hospital, located in the middle of Taiz city. According to the initial injury of the Hospital, two hospital employees were injured, namely / Gharib Muhammad Farea, the financial director of the hospital, …

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Abductees Mothers Association meets ICRC in Marib city northern Yemen

This morning, Amat Alssalam Al-Haj, head of Abductees’ Mothers Association, met with the head of International Red Cross Subcommittee, Maria Theresa Casiyapoti, in Marib. During the meeting, the association demanded the ICRC to look for the female abductee, Khaleda Al-Asbahi, in Houthi prisons in Sana’a, and grant her the rights of family contact and freedom. …

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UN Delegation visits Taiz today for humanitarian interventions for 2021 southern Yemen

Taiz Local Authority headed by Deputy Governor Abdulqawi al-Mikhlafi discussed today Monday with the UN Delegation headed by Director of United Nations’ Office for Coordinating Humanitarian Affairs in Aden-Taiz Renie Begnhoes and the team of the UN Security and Safety headed by Edgardo Grasia humanitarian interventions in Taiz. The meeting included other UN officials; Stephen …

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