U.N. to Investigate International Law Violations

U.N. to Investigate International Law Violations

On Aug. 25, 2016, the United Nation’s Office of the High Commission for Human Rights (OHCHR) requested the United Nations (U.N.) conduct an investigation in response to violations of international law in Yemen. Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, commented that the civil war in Yemen has caused “Civilians […]

Yemen Troops Killed by Friendly Fire

Yemen Troops Killed by Friendly Fire

BBC News reported on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, that Yemen troops were killed when a Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit the wrong target. According to security officials, at least 20 troops have been killed. Yemen forces, who are loyal to exiled President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi, also known as Pro-Hadi, are receiving support from the Saudi coalition. Saturday’s reports […]

Islamic State Car Bombing in Sanaa Kills at Least 28

Islamic State Car Bombing in Sanaa Kills at Least 28

A car bomb that exploded at a military hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, on Monday afternoon has resulted in the deaths of at least 28 people, including eight women. Local authorities stated more bodies may be found as the debris in the streets is cleared. The attack was against the residence where two Shiite Houthi rebel leaders were […]

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