Gov’t calls for international intervention to release female detainees
11/26/2020 7:36:00 PM
الصحوة نت - خاص
Alsahwa Net- Minister of Information, Muamar Al-Eryani condemned on Wednesday continued abuses by the Houthis against women.
“On International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, we remember thousands of Yemeni victims of crimes and violations by the Iran-backed Houthi militia particularly women,” Al-Eryani said.
He said that hundreds of Yemeni women have been enforced disappeared by the Houthi politically motivated charges.
He indicated that female detainees in the Houthis-run prisons, are subject to violence, abuse and various forms of psychological and physical torture.
He called on anti-violence against women organizations to condemn Houthi terrorism, to push for the release of all detainees and bring perpetrators to justice.