Houthis start prosecuting 14 journalists in Sana'a
4/30/2017 1:08:00 PM
الصحوة نت - خاص
A Houthi-run court on Saturday started prosecuting 14 journalists on charges of arranging a protest demanding to have their salaries paid.
The defense lawyers said that the Houthis suspended 14 journalists who worked with Althawrrah newspaper on charges of incitement and causing riots.
The lawyers called the Yemeni Journalists Syndicate, the International Federation for Journalists and other human rights organizations to express solidarity with the journalists.
Meanwhile, the Yemeni Journalist Syndicate strongly condemned the repression committed against journalists and gagging their mouths.