Houthis continue detaining veteran Yemeni politician
11/9/2020 8:03:00 PM
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Alsahwa Net- The family to the Yemeni enforced disappeared politician Mohamed Qahatn demanded again on Sunday his release from the Houthis-run prison.
In a tweet, his daughter, Fatima Qahtan wrote that “we are banned from communication with him despite years of forcible disappearance.”
“We just demand his release and end this years-long disappearance,” Qahtan said.
The Houthis abducted Qahtan on 4 April 2015 and banned him visitation and communication and his whereabouts remain unknown since his disappearance.
She indicated that the Houthis’ representative to the Prisoners’ Exchange Committee, Abdulqader Al-Murtada affirmed his group’ readiness to negotiate the release of former minister of defense, general Mahmoud Al-Subaihi, general Faysal Rajab and the politician Qahatn.
“We renew our demand the release of our father,” she said.