Mothers of Abductees in Aden Call Upon Saudi Committee to Help Disclose Their Sons Fate

    Abductees' Mothers Association demanded, in today's protesting rally by Al-Ma'asheeq in Aden, the government to carry out its duties in order to uncover the fate of dozens of abductees and forcibly hidden individuals. Mothers called upon Pro-Legitimacy Coalition committee responsible for implementing Jeddah Agreement to include forced disappearance and abduction victims as a priority in the preparations of appointing a new security administration in

    16/12/2019 17:38:10

      Yemeni Women Are Facing Risk of Abduction, Detention, and Forced Disappearance

       As the world is celebrating Human Rights Day and 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, we find ourselves facing a great challenge calling for the attention of human rights organizations and feminist unions, nationally and internationally. This challenge is Yemeni women protection, safety, and support.Since the beginning of 2018, many Yemeni women have been victims of abduction, arrest, forced disappearance, and long-term detention.

      10/12/2019 17:53:23

        Abductees Mothers Association Holds Psychological and Social Support Session for Abductees Mothers and Wives

        Titled A Heart Broken Mother, Abductees' Mothers Association held psychological and social support session for abductees' mothers and wives in collaboration with Ma'rib Dam, today in Ma'rib. Many women, whose sons and husbands had been illegally abducted from their workplace and homes, participated in the session that coincided with the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence. These abductees have been subjected to torture and violations

        08/12/2019 18:46:58

          Dhamar Community College Prison; Most Heart-breaking Tragedy

          Abductees' mothers tragedies and suffering have varied between the abduction, disappearance, and brutal torture of their sons, and killing them by airstrikes. However, what really broke their hearts this time was burying their sons without informing families or allowing them to have one final look at them. Houthi armed group has buried 72 bodies of the remaining victims of the bombing. Houthis dug seven trenches. Each trench contained 10 small graves where

          07/12/2019 05:32:45

            The Great Grave; Abductees Mothers Association Report Documenting the Death of Dozens of Abductees During Coalition Air Force Bombing of Community College Prison in Dhamar

            In Taiz, Abductees' Mothers Association introduced, today morning, a report, titled The Great Grave, that highlights the crime of Arab Coalition air force bombing of Community College Prison in Dhamar which resulted in the death of 137 abductees and seriously injuring 45 others whom had been abducted and detained by Houthi armed group for years.  During the conference, association regional director, Asma'a Al-Ra'ei said that the association had

            28/11/2019 13:57:17

              Two Protesting Rallies Carried Out by Abductees Mothers Association in Aden to Demand Uncovering Abductees Fate

              Abductees' Mothers Association organized, today morning, two protesting rallies, one held by Security Management headquarters and the other by the gate of Al-ma'asheek. These rallies were a part of series demands to uncover the fate of abductees and forced disappearance victims, and to either release or have the abductees fairly tried. During the rally, mothers had a meeting with the director of Aden Security Management administrator office, Colonel

              26/11/2019 18:24:35

                Abductees Mothers in Sanaa Call Upon OHCHR to Urgently Intervene to Save Their Sons

                Abductees' Mothers Association stated that more than 1800 individuals had been abducted and forcibly hidden by Houthi armed group, 450 of them had been in prison for four years and that there were 106 detainees and forcibly hidden individuals who had been abducted by military and security organizations in Aden, 26 of them had been forcibly hidden for three years. All these abductees have been tortured in prisons and let down by human rights organizations. In

                17/11/2019 10:51:07

                  Aden Abductees Mothers Demand Authorities to Uncover Forcibly Hidden Individuals Fate

                  In this morning rally nearby coalition headquarters, abductees' mothers in Aden demanded authorities and human rights organizations to uncover the fate of their sons who had been forcibly hidden for three years. In the rally statement, mothers said that there have bee more than 37 forcibly hidden individuals held at secret detention centers in Aden for more than three years. Despite their repeated demands, they were never given any information regarding their

                  11/11/2019 19:44:58

                    Our Abducted Sons Have Been Forcibly Hidden for More Than Three Years

                    In a protesting rally held this morning, Abductees' Mothers Association in Al-Hudaydah said that Houthi armed group had forcibly hidden their abducted sons where their conditions are unknown. The rally statement confirmed that the abductees are still hidden at Houthi prisons until this day. These abductees are; Yaser Mohammed Ali Junaid, abducted on Feb 25th, 2017, Tareq Ahmed Sa'eed Khalaf, abducted in Mar 2016, Abu Bakar Abdullah Abdu Hadi,

                    10/11/2019 07:26:32

                      Detainee Tortured to Death and Abducting Three Civilians by Houthi Armed Group

                      Mansour Tale'a, a seventy-year-old abductee, has been killed due to the brutal torture he had been subjected to from Houthi officers at Political Security Prison in Sa'adah. Houthi armed group continues abducting civilians as three citizens have been recently abducted and locked up at Political Security Prison in Sana'a. It has been noted that Houthi armed group referred 22 abductees from Al-Hudaydah who had been held at Political Security Prison in

                      08/11/2019 08:02:40

                        Abductees Mothers Association Holds Conference in Marib for Released Abductees

                        Titled Torture Crimes Are Imprescriptible, Abductees' Mothers Association held, this morning, its fourth conference for the torture victims who had been abducted and detained by Houthi armed group. The conference started by welcoming and congratulating the abductees for their freedom after many years of detention, incarceration, torture, and suffering and assuring that the association will continue its efforts until all abductees and forcibly hidden

                        26/10/2019 12:27:09

                          Abduction: Overwhelming Burden for Mothers and Constantly Increasing Suffering for Children

                          Abducting civilians, which is usually carried out by armed groups and military organizations, creates devastating suffering for their families. Sudden absence and long term forced disappearance cause great psychological trauma for abductees' relatives. During these times of economical crisis, most families have started living below poverty line after abductees' wives had to solely take responsibility for their families. Children's suffering has

                          24/10/2019 19:26:29

                            Abductees Mothers Demand Uncovering Abductees Fate

                            In a protesting rally nearby the coalition headquarters, mothers of abductees and forcibly hidden individuals in Aden demanded the competent authorities to uncover the fate of dozens of forcibly hidden individuals and immediately release them. In their statement, mothers stated that It had been three years since their sons went into forced disappearance and that their fate, health conditions, and whereabouts were unknown. They called upon the United Nations and

                            24/10/2019 11:45:34

                              Abductees Mothers Association in Ibb: We Lost 21 of Our Abducted Sons in Prison Airstrikes

                              Abductees' Mothers Association in Ibb stated, in memory of targeting Dhamar Community College Prison victims, that they have lost 21 of their abducted sons in the Arab Coalition airstrikes while 4 others were injured. This crime came after Houthi armed group had illegally abducted and forcibly hidden them for years. In this morning rally, the association disapproved the international and humanitarian silence towards the crime and called upon the

                              13/10/2019 10:06:48

                                Abductees Mothers Association Rallies in Memory of Community College Prison Bombing Victims While Families Unable to Bury Relatives

                                Abductees' Mothers Association held, this morning, a protesting rally in the memory of Community College Prison bombing victims. The bombing resulted in the death of 100 abductees after targeting the prison by coalition air force at the beginning of September. The prison itself was originally a community college turned, by Houthi armed group, into a detention center holding dozens of abductees and forcibly hidden individuals. Abductees' Mothers

                                12/10/2019 12:51:54

                                  Yemeni Teachers Between Forced Disappearance and Death by Torture

                                  Since 1994, the world has celebrated Teachers' Day on October 5th of every year as a gesture of appreciation to teachers and educators around the world. This international celebration comes as a way to generate the necessary support and needs for the coming generations in terms of education. More than 100 nations recognize and celebrate this day, including Yemen. Yet, for the past five years, the only type of recognition of World Teachers' Day Yemen has

                                  11/10/2019 06:39:06