Human Rights Ministry: 10,000 children were recruited by Houthis
1/22/2017 5:40:00 PM
Deputy Human Rights Minister, Nabeel Abdul-Hafeez, has revealed that the Houthis recruited about 10,000 child as soldiers.
Abdul-Hafeez said that the number of recruited children is increasing, stressing that militias of the Houthis and Saleh commit a lot of violations in the areas run by them and most of them are not known for media outlets and human rights organizations.
Meanwhile, Scores of child corpses were delivered to al-Mahweet governorate during the few past days.
Dozens of children who were sent by the Houthis and ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh were sent to fight in different fronts.
Local sources told Alsahwah Net that leaders of the Houthis were also killed in Nihim and Taiz this week.
It is worth mentioning that the Houthi Movement recruited thousands of children and involved them in different fronts without the knowledge of their families. Those families who objected were threatened with punishment