Abductees Mothers Association rally statement in Taiz

    On July 28th, 2020, Houthi armed group transferred 18 abductees from Alsaleh Prison in Taiz to Central Security Base in Sana'a, claiming to release them in prisoners swap deals. All their personal belongings were left in Alsaleh Prison, they only had the the clothes they were wearing during the transfer. However, Houthis have neither released them, nor let their relatives visit them in order to check up on them.The transfer to a military base and the false

    22/08/2020 03:06:53

      Abductees Mothers Association rally statement in Al-Hudaydah demanding to release abductees held at Central Security in Sana’a

      Years are passing by while dozens of abductees and forcibly disappeared persons are still unlawfully behind bars. With broken hearts, their mothers are still patiently awaiting their return.  At Abductees' Mothers Association in Al-Hudaydah, we hold Houthi armed group responsible for the lives and safety of all our abducted and forcibly disappeared sons, and demand the immediate release of those held at Central Security Base in Sana'a, which has been

      22/08/2020 02:23:22

        Abductees Mothers Association rally statement in Aden demanding to uncover fate of forcibly disappeared persons

        At Abductees' Mothers Association, we demand security management administration in Aden to uncover the whereabouts of our forcibly disappeared sons, who have been abducted for years with no legal warrants or charges, and permit the lawful right of contacting their families in order to check on their conditions. We, also, demand them to seriously take the necessary legal actions to bring the perpetrators of abductions and other crimes to justice. Every

        15/08/2020 11:40:27

          Abductees Mothers Association statement in Taiz

          Eids and occasions have been passing by abductees' mothers, wives, and children while their relatives are still unlawfully detained or illegally disappeared, preventing them from the joy and spirit of Eid. 305 abductees from Taiz are still detained at Houthi prisons where they are subjected to torture and mistreatment. 31 of them are suffering from chronic diseases, yet are not provided with the necessary medical care. Moreover, while there have been several

          30/07/2020 11:49:04

            Abductees Mothers Association: no breakthrough to implement international conventions regarding case of abductees and forcibly disappeared and arbitrarily detained persons

            International conventions regarding the case of our abducted, forcibly disappeared, and arbitrarily detained sons have been ignored one after another with no implementation. The case has been intentionally derailedThere is no imminent breakthrough to implement Stockholm Agreement and Riyadh Agreement, specifically the terms of abductees and forcibly disappeared persons. At Abductees' Mothers Association, we extend, in our rally by OHCHR in Sana'a, to all

            24/07/2020 04:16:27

              Report regarding forced disappearance of Khaledah Al-Asbahi

              In Taiz, Abductees' Mothers Association has received a report from the daughter of the forcibly disappeared 57-year-old abductee, Khaledah Mohammed Ahmed Al-Asbahi, stating that Khaledah has been forcibly disappeared for more than two years. She was abducted at 8 p.m on May 11th, 2018 in Sana'a while she was on the way from hospital with her grandson. Her grandson's father was contacted the same night by armed Houthi men to take his son him. The

              03/07/2020 19:30:19

                International Day in Support of Victims of Torture statement

                On June 26th, the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, hundreds of abductees and forcibly disappeared persons are subjected to the most brutal methods of physical and psychological torture around Yemen, with no deterrents against violating parties and torture conductors at prisons and detention centers. More than 2070 abductees and detainees, including 5 women, have been physically and psychologically tortured by Houthi armed group, military and

                26/06/2020 20:05:25

                  Abductees Mothers Association statement condemning abductions in Socotra

                  At Abductees' Mothers Association, we have been monitoring storming civilians' house and abducting them in Socotra with great worries. We greatly condemn the constant cases of abducting civilians, among of whom journalists and activists, as it has recently reported to us that Abdullah Badahen, a journalist, had been abducted and detained by Southern Transitional Council forces. We demand STC in Socotra to immediately release all abductees and detainees,

                  23/06/2020 15:45:44

                    Abductees Mothers Association statement of its rally by Coalition headquarters in Aden

                    At Abductees' Mothers Association, we demand the competent authorities, in this rally, to uncover the fate of our sons, who have been forcibly disappeared since 2016, and release all abductees and forcibly disappeared persons. 40 abductees are facing unknown fate as diseases, including COVID-19, continue to spread in Aden. Mothers suffer mentally and psychologically during their sons' forced disappearance. Helmi Al-Zenji's mother passed away in Ramadan

                    16/06/2020 09:19:05

                      Abductees MothersAssociation in Al-Hudaydah demanding to release forcibly disappeared persons amid COVID-19 outbreak

                      In Al-Hudaydah, we, at Abductees' Mothers Association, protesting to demand uncovering the fate of our forcibly disappeared sons who had been transferred from Central Prison in Sana'a to an unknown destination. Since Mohammed Wasel, an abductee held at Central Prison in Sana'a, was diagnosed with COVID-19, the virus has been spreading among abductees. We have been living in great fear and worry for our sons medical and mental conditions as prison

                      12/06/2020 02:05:52

                        Abductees Mothers Association extend condolences to family of former abductee Mohammed Qabel

                        With great sadness and grief, we received the news of the death of the former abductee, Mohammed Ezzi Qabel, who died yesterday after his health condition deteriorated since his abduction by Houthi armed group in Dhamar. Mohammed was released on Eid's eve, May 23rd, 2020. His health had severely deteriorated since he was abducted, along with three of his sons, and used as hostages to force his fourth son to turn himself in. At Abductees' Mothers

                        09/06/2020 07:21:58

                          Abductees Mothers Association demanding to save abductees at Be’er Ahmed Prison

                          During these hard times, high temperature, and blackouts Aden is going through, Be'er Ahmed Prison administration deliberately mistreat abductees.Abductees' Mothers Association has received several reports from abductees' families held at Be'er Ahmed Prison stating that abductees are facing slow death inside their cells as prison administration continues to cut power to prison and cut down detainees' meals in addition to the widespread of

                          01/06/2020 15:33:29

                            Abductees Mothers Association urgent statement demanding release of abductees held at Central Security Prison in Sana a

                            Abductees' Mothers Association received an urgent report this evening from Central Security Prison in Sana'a. the report stated that two abductees, Noor Aldeen Murzeyah and Mohammed Wasel, have been suspected of being infected by Covid-19, and moved to prison quarantine while their conditions were serious. Abductees' mothers have been living in grim worries and fears for the lives and safety of their abducted and forcibly disappeared sons,

                            25/05/2020 21:15:23

                              Abductees Mothers Association statement condemning continuing imprisonment of journalists despite release orders

                              Houthi armed group has continued the imprisonment of nine journalists for more than five years. The journalists have been subjected to null and void trials and process that contravening the law. Subsequently, five of them were ordered to be released while the other four were sentenced to death, which is considered an extrajudicial execution as they have been unlawfully abducted, illegally processed, and inhumanly tortured and treated since June 9th, 2015. We, at

                              22/05/2020 18:04:22

                                Abductees Mothers Association urgent statement calling to save abductees at Beer Ahmed from epidemic outbreaks

                                We, at Abductees' Mothers Association, call upon whoever has the ability and authority to save our 44 abducted sons held at Be'er Ahmed in Aden. The deputy director of prison fell severely ill whereas his brother had died due to one of the lethal epidemic spreading in Aden. The dangerous widespread of different epidemics in Aden caused the Supreme National Emergency Committee to declare Aden as a distressed city. The epidemics directly threatens the

                                11/05/2020 20:59:34

                                  Abductees’ Mothers Association statement demanding the release of all journalists on World Press Freedom Day

                                  While the whole world is celebrating World Press Freedom Day under the theme "Journalism without Fear of Favor", Yemeni journalists are facing death sentences at Houthi prisons and other face forced disappearance and systematic torture. We, at Abductees' Mothers Association, on World Press Freedom Day, reaffirm that 18 journalists have been subjected to torture and forced disappearance for five years, which led to sentencing four of them to death by

                                  04/05/2020 19:50:23