Abductees Mothers Association meets EU Special Representative for Human Rights

    Several Yemeni human rights organizations, including Abductees’ Mothers Association, met up with the European Union Special Representative for Human Rights, Mr. Eamon Gilmore, to discuss the armed conflict and human rights in Yemen. During the meeting, Amat Alsalam Al-Haj, head of the association, spoke of the suffering of abductees and their families, the difficulties faced during documenting the violations around conflict areas, and the prisoners

    06/05/2021 09:30:42

      Abductees Mothers Association meets with Sweden Special Envoy to express Yemeni abductees suffering.

       Abductees’ Mothers Association met up with Sweden’s Special Envoy for Yemen, Peter Semneby, in Marib. During the meeting, the association’s representative, Sabah Humaid, expressed the suffering of abductees in prisons, and the struggle of the released ones.  Humaid spoke of the violations against abductees in prisons, which included; torture, starvation, visit deprivation, and forced disappearance. Additionally, she highlighted the

      11/04/2021 18:31:49

        Abductees Mothers Association participates at Yemeni Woman And Making Changes For Freedom seminar

        In Marib, Abductees’ Mothers Association made a presentation titled Houthi Violations Against Yemeni Women Since Assuming Control on September 21st, 2014. The presentation was prepared for a seminar held by Yemen Women Union, titled, Yemeni Woman and Making Changes for Freedom and Winning Back the Country.  Ulfat Al-Refayi, an association member, made the association’s presentation which elaborated the violations against women including abduction

        01/04/2021 15:52:09

          Mothers Day; bless locked up in prisons and buried in graves

          On Mother’s Day, Abductees’ Mothers Association extends its respect and appreciation to the mothers of all abductees and arbitrarily detained and forcibly disappeared persons. For five years, they have been struggling in an endless journey. Despite all challenges and obstacles, mothers have held on to their fighting spirit in all circumstances.  One can search the various events around the globe, and notice the exceptional efforts of many mothers

          23/03/2021 08:48:10

            We are starving; Abductees cry from Political Security Prison in Sanaa.

            WeAbductees’ Mothers Association made an urgent call to save the lives of 114 civilian abductees, 48 of who are sick, who have been held at Political Security Prison in Sana’a for more than 5 years.   In their rally by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Sana’a, mothers said that their sons had been subjected to systematic starvation by Houthi armed group.    During the rally, mothers

              Abductees Mothers Association meets up with ICRC representative in Marib.

              In Marib and in conjunction with International Women’s Day, Abductees’ Mothers Association had a meeting with the representative of Protection Department at the International Committee of the Red Cross, Jennifer Namg. During the meeting, the association representatives spoke of the medical and psychological conditions of female detainees, and the mechanic of ICRC’s visits to prison, as well as the conditions of detainees at Marib’s prisons.

              08/03/2021 04:02:13

                Abductees Mothers Association participates at International Women Day ceremony in Aden

                Today Abductees’ Mothers Association participated at the ceremony of International Women’s Day in Aden, titled No Fair Empowerment Except by True Inclusion of Women in Decision Making. The celebration was held by Ministry of Human Rights, Ministry of Legal Affairs, and High Commissioner Office for Human Rights, and sponsored by Prime Minister, Mua’een Abdulmalek.   During the ceremony, Seham Ahmed Qasem, a member of Abductees’

                08/03/2021 03:54:18

                  Calling for peace and stopping war; Abductees Mothers Association holds rally and seminar in conjunction with International Women Day

                  Abductees’ Mothers Association called to build fair peace and stop the war in its rally this morning in Marib, which was held in conjunction with International Women’s Day. In the statement, the association declared that it had monitored 4 prisons in Marib, in which 550 men and 13 women are held, as well as 19 civilians and war prisoners, and they had all become in danger since the city was repeatedly targeted by ballistic missiles. Additionally, the

                  07/03/2021 03:49:14

                    Abductees Mothers Association celebrates International Women Day with female detainees in Taiz

                    In conjunction with International Women’s day, March 8th, Abductees’ Mothers Association paid a visit to women prison at Central Prison in Taiz.  During the visit, the association’s team managed to provide moral support for and distributed token gifts among detainees, who were targeted by artillery in April 2020, which lead to the death of many of them.   In her speech, the association representative in Taiz, Asma’a

                    06/03/2021 21:01:13

                      Rallying at early hour of morning; Abductees Mothers Association in Aden demand uncover their forcibly disappeared sons fate

                      In Aden, Abductees’ Mothers Association members rallied early this morning nearby the Arab Coalition calling upon its officers to mount pressure on competent authorities in order to release forcibly disappeared persons.   Mothers stated that they had not completely had their breakfast in order to rally that early to catch up with the early working hours for them to be the first to speak with competent authorities.  They, also, stated that for

                      02/03/2021 18:42:33

                        Abductees Mothers Association meets Human Rights Minister in Aden

                         Continuing its efforts regarding the case of abductees and forcibly disappeared persons, Abductees’ Mothers Association had a meeting with Minister of Human Rights, Ahmed Arman, Deputy Minister, Nabil Abdulhafid, and Karama for Rights and Liberties in Aden.  During the meeting, mothers spoke of their suffering and agonies they had been struggling with since their sons’ abduction forced disappearance in 2016. Yet, they were never awarded with

                        26/02/2021 17:34:47

                          Smell of Death; an Abductees Mothers Association report in Taiz monitoring and documenting the violations against abductees held at Alsaleh Prison.

                          This morning in Taiz, Abductees’ Mothers Association published its report, titled Smell of Death, documenting and monitoring the violations against abductees and detainees held at Alsaleh Prison at a press conference. The conference was attended by many human rights organizations’ representatives and activists, media platforms, and local mediations.  In the association’s speech, given by its representative in Taiz, Asma’a

                          19/02/2021 17:44:36

                            Abductees Mothers Association calls upon Arab Coalition to mount pressure to release forcibly disappeared.

                            In Aden, Abductees’ Mothers Association called upon the Arab Coalition, headed by Saudi Arabia, to mount pressure on the authorities to uncover the fate of forcibly disappeared persons, and held such authorities responsible for the lives and safety of our sons.  In its rally statement this morning by the coalition headquarters, the association stated that 38 individuals had been forcibly disappeared while families had had no clue of their medical

                            18/02/2021 17:12:56

                              Abductees Mothers Association in Aden condemns official silence regarding case of abductees and forcibly disappeared

                              In Aden, Abductees’ Mothers Association condemned the official silence and taking no actions regarding the case of abductees and forcibly disappeared persons.   In their rally this morning nearby Ma’asheeq Presidential Palace, mothers held the government responsible for uncovering the fate of the forcibly disappeared, and granting them their rights.  They, also, demanded to immediately look into the cases of the arbitrarily arrested

                              09/02/2021 15:59:27

                                Abductees Mothers Association calls to urgently save sick abductees.

                                Abductees’ Mothers Association made an urgent call to save 127 sick abductees held by Houthi armed group and the government.   In its rally this morning by the office of UN Special Envoy for Yemen in Sana’a, the association held the negotiating committees, from both parties, fully responsible for the lives and safety of sick abductees and arbitrarily detained persons, and demanded their immediate release.   In their statement,

                                01/02/2021 17:09:02

                                  Abductees Mothers Association stands in support with family of Zakaria Qassem

                                  Abductees' Mothers Association stood in support with Zakaria Qassem's, an educator, family during their rally this morning by Ma'asheeq Presidential Palace in Aden, as three years have passed since he was forcibly disappeared.    Zakaria's family stated that he had been arrested, by security forces, nearby his home, and was denied his human right of legal defense. His family was never allowed to see him since his then.  They

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