Abductees Mothers Association in Al-Hudaydah demands uncovering fate of forcibly disappeared persons amid COVID-19 outbreak

    Abductees' Mothers Association demanded to uncover the fate of their abducted and forcibly disappeared sons held at Central Security Prison in Sana'a, after Houthi armed group had transferred them from Al-Hudaydah. In today's protest, where mothers practiced precautionary measures and social distancing, mothers stated that since Mohammed Wasel, an abductee held at that prison, had infected with Coronavirus, COVID-19 had been spreading among abductees,

    11/06/2020 10:53:48

      To whoever has human conscience,

      My absent father, Abkar Abdullah Abdu, was abducted on March 16th, 2016 in Al-Hudaydah. I have been missing and longing to my father every day. We all miss him here; my sisters; Khaireyah and Ruba, my brothers; Mustafa and Assem, my mother, my grandfather, and everyone else in the family. We miss the good days when my father would come home carrying fruits and sweets, and we would go out with him.  I will never forget your smile, which helped me overcome any

      06/05/2020 20:04:16

        Abductees mothers hold exceptional protesting rally demanding their sons release

        Abductees' Mothers Association held an exceptional protesting rally from their homes in Sana'a, Aden, Al-Hudaydah, Taiz, and Ma'rib today, April 18th 2020, which is Yemeni Abductee's Day. Mothers extended their calls to save their abducted sons. Mothers held their rally online as a practice of social distancing to fight Covid-19. The disease has doubled the fears for the lives of hundreds of abducted, forcibly disappeared, and arbitrarily

        18/04/2020 15:13:16

          Held by Arab Coalition headquarters; mothers of abductees organize a rally to demand the release of their sons amidst fears of Covid-19

          Abductees' Mothers Association demanded the government, Supreme Judicial Council, and Attorney General to urgently take the needed actions to release their arbitrarily detained sons. The demands were made in a protesting rally held by Arab Coalition headquarters today morning. The rally statement condemned ignoring Attorney General's 7th decree of 2020 regarding the temporary release of all abductees and granting district attorneys exceptional

          08/04/2020 14:26:22

            Abductees Mothers Association in Aden demands saving abductees before Covid-19 spreads in prisons

            Abductees' Mothers Association in Aden expressed its their greatest worries for their abducted sons' conditions due to the global widespread of Covid-19 while there 38 forcibly disappeared abductees and 52 detainees held at Be'er Ahmed Prison who suffer different chronic disease and skin rashes.  In their rally by coalition headquarters, mothers of abductees and forcibly disappeared persons demanded competent authorities to abide by safety measures

            31/03/2020 18:38:28

              Abductees Mothers Association in Ibb demands release of abductees on Mothers Day

              Abductees' Mothers Association in Ibb called upon the United Nations, human rights organizations, and all official competent authorities to urgently intervene to release their abducted and forcibly disappeared sons, held at Houthi prisons, while Covid-19 has been spreading around the globe. It called upon the IRC visit prisons and detention centres. The requests were extended during a protesting rally held by mother today morning in Ibb as the world was

              23/03/2020 12:43:42

                Mothers of abductees and detainees deliver urgent messages on Mothers Day

                Mothers of abductees, arbitrary detainees, and forcibly disappeared persons in Aden sent urgent messages clearly expressing their longing for their imprisoned sons and husbands. The messages were extended during a ceremony organized by Abductees' Mothers Association in Aden in Saturday morning 21st March. Many messages, such as "I'm looking forward to a day where my whole family is complete. My sons, you are my joy and delight.", were

                22/03/2020 12:23:49

                  Abductees Mothers Association organizes ceremony on Mothers Day in Marib

                  This morning, Abductees' Mothers Association organized a ceremony in Marib named Bring My Joy Back. The celebration contained various speeches and performances. Mothers were awarded for their endurance during hardships. They thanked the association for its efforts to help and pleases them and their sons. This ceremony was a part of many events the association organizes to help abductees' mothers, wives, and children.  

                  21/03/2020 12:13:43

                    Mother’s Day: celebration prevented by imprisonment

                    Yemeni mothers miss the celebration and joy of Mother's Day as Houthi armed group continues detaining their sons at official and secret prisons within Houthi-controlled areas. On Mother's Day, an abductee's mother said "Last year, I gave my son a white rose on Mother's Day. Flowers are, generally, a way of expressing feelings when words can't. I told him the I had chosen that white one because it symbolizes his pure heart. A year later, I

                    21/03/2020 12:00:10

                      By Coalition headquarters in Aden; Abductees mothers demand uncovering results of committee investigation

                      Abductees' Mothers Association demanded Arab Coalition to uncover the results of the investigation carried out by the official committee, which had been previously formed by the coalition, and disclose the fate of their abducted and forcibly disappeared sons. The demands were announced during a protesting rally held by abductees' mothers this morning by Arab Coalition headquarters in Aden. The rally, itself, coincided with International Women's Day,

                      15/03/2020 14:43:43

                        Missue Marib; Abductees Mothers Association participates in civil society organizations seminar on Women Day

                        In collaboration with many civil society organizations, Abductees' Mothers Association participated in a seminar named Yemeni Women's Role to Mitigate Conflicts Impact in Ma'rib. In its presentation, the association representative talked about the violations women faced, such as; the detention and abduction of many female activists, the threats and verbal abuse during protests, the arrest at checkpoints, and the humiliation of mothers and wives at

                        12/03/2020 14:28:50

                          Thekra Saeed Abdallah ( A teacher ) says

                          I've been kidnapped from tge street right in front of the Red Cross  organization in Hudaida on 22/11/2018 by some Houthies members. They took me to the criminal investigation prison in Hudaida. They threw me in a very dark room with no fresh air and no toilet for a whole day. They then started  investigating me. During the investigation they threatened me with guns. I was kept in a separate cell for three days without allowing any

                          18/03/2020 05:32:03

                            Fatim and Jaberah- Hodeidah

                            The armed Houthi group abducted on April 23, 2019 two ladies and three female children while they were returning from Marib on a bus. The abducted ladies and children are: Mrs. Fatim Ahmed Shuraibah Aqar, 72 years old, and Miss Jaberah Ali Hassan Awadh, 30 years, Halima Qassim, 4 years old, Rahmah Qasim Hassan Hibah, 5 years old, Fatin Talal Hassn Hibbah, 5 years  old.Fatem and Jaberah went to Marib to have passports to be able to travel to Hajj

                            13/03/2020 19:05:41

                              D.M.M., a 16-year-old student in the Sana’a governorate, says

                              "We were visiting my grandfather in Sana'a during vacation. When the vacation ended, we went back to Mareb, where my father lives as a refugee. We took the road through Al Jawf on our return to Mareb, and we were stopped in a checkpoint in Al Jawf by armed Houthi fighters. I was with my three young sisters in a taxi with two other ladies. This was in May 2019, and we were detained from 9 am until 12 am, and we did not have food or water during this whole

                              12/03/2020 03:59:34

                                F.M.A. is 40 years old

                                In March 2019, she was traveling to Harran with her children (Wejdan, 17 years old, Wajdi, 15 years old, Zainab, 13 years old, Izz, 12 years old, Asma'a, 8 years old, Aref 9 years old, Muhammad, 5 years old, and Hafsah, 6 years old) to visit her husband. She was stopped at a checkpoint under the control of a number of Houthi armed men in the area of Haradh. She was stopped with her children, and they were detained for 13 days in a home in the Abs area that the

                                09/03/2020 16:26:37

                                  Abductees Mothers Association participates at Womens Day ceremony in Marib

                                  Abductees' Mothers Association participated at Women's Day ceremony, which was organized by the general management of Woman Development, along many civil society organizations.The association's representative made a speech during the ceremony praising women's roles in building community, both economically and socially. The representative talked about the suffering of abductees' mothers and wives, and the hardships the face during war and

                                  09/03/2020 08:51:09