Nearly 117 protesters detained in intelligence custodies
Alsahwah.net- A Yemeni minister has affirmed that
177 revolutionaries are detained in custodies of the intelligence services.
Human Rights Minister Huriah Mashhour
has called to cooperate with the committee that will be formed to investigate
facts about Yemen's updates in Yemen.
Mashhour demanded to not obstruct the
work of the committee that is tasked bythe High UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.
A Yemeni rights group, Hood, has
revealed that protesters who were detained during the event of the last year
are tortured inside underground jails of the Republican Guard and the military
In remarks to Aljazeera, an official
of Hood, Abdul-Rahman Barman, affirmed that Hood has confirmed information that
a large number of protesters along with soldiers who declared their support to
the revolution are detained inside covert custodies of the National Security.
Barman said that Hood managed to have
information about some locations of underground jails urn by the Republican
Guard, the Central Security and the National Security.
Interior Minister Abdul-Qader has
ordered to release all detainees who were arrested owing to their participation
in the revolution and shut down all illegal custodies.
Human rights activists said that the
orders of the minister will not be carried out, attributing that to the
division inside security and military forces.