Yemen

Human Rights in
REPUBLIC OF YEMEN

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Amnesty International | Middle East and North Africa: Protest ...
9 January 2012

Repression and state violence is likely to continue to plague the Middle East and North Africa in 2012 unless governments in the region and international ...

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Yemen urged to reject amnesty law for President Saleh and ...
9 January 2012

The Yemeni parliament is set to vote on a controversial bill which grants President Saleh and his aides immunity from prosecution.

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Yemen transition tainted by 'immunity' deal | Amnesty ...
24 November 2011

By granting immunity, Yemen's power-transfer deal delivers a hammer blow to accountability for human rights violations.

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Amnesty International | Yemen transition tainted by 'immunity' ...
24 November 2011

A power-transfer agreement reportedly granting Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh and others immunity from prosecution in exchange for leaving ...

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Yemen: Fatima Hussein Badi: Letter Writing Marathon: Write ...
10 November 2011

Call for Fatima Hussein Badi's death sentence to be commuted in Yemen. She was convicted after an unfair trial.

Document       MDE 31/012/2011

Amnesty International | UN Security Council resolution on ...
22 October 2011

The UN Security Council's condemnation of the ongoing grave human rights violations in Yemen is welcome, but any call for accountability is doomed ...

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UN Security Council resolution on Yemen falls short | Amnesty ...
22 October 2011

The UN Security Council's endorsement of a deal urging the Yemeni president to step down must not be interpreted as backing immunity.

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Arms transfers to the Middle East and North Africa: Lessons for ...
19 October 2011

Police and security forces in the Middle East and North Africa responded to the mass popular uprisings witnessed there after December 2010 with brutal ...

Report       ACT 30/117/2011

Yemen: No immunity for serious violations under President ...
17 October 2011

Those responsible for committing serious crimes under international law in Yemen must be brought to justice.

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Yemeni women attacked while celebrating Nobel Peace Prize ...
10 October 2011

Pro-government "thugs" attacked a peaceful women's march in the Yemeni city of Ta'izz, called to celebrate a Yemeni woman's Nobel Peace Prize.

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