eseoulpost
InternationalMiddle East
Houthi violations hit civilians hard: paper
min  |  min
폰트키우기 폰트줄이기 프린트하기 메일보내기 신고하기
승인 2017.04.21  
트위터 페이스북 미투데이 요즘 네이버 구글 msn
   

ABU DHABI, 21st April, 2017 (WAM) -- The immense suffering caused to Yemeni civilians by the Houthi-Saleh rebel militias is already known, but what is tragic is that the atrocities committed by them continue on a daily basis, commented a UAE daily.
The international rights group, Human Rights Watch, has now come out with a startling revelation that Houthi rebels have killed and maimed hundreds of civilians and prevented many of the displaced from returning to their homes.
"This is a serious violation that the international community cannot afford to ignore," said the English language daily, The Gulf Today, in an editorial on Friday.
The paper went on to say, "Landmines are especially dangerous because they continue to pose a threat to civilians long after a conflict ends.
"Steve Goose, director of the Arms Division at Human Rights Watch, HRW, has unambiguously stated that the Houthi-Saleh group has been flouting the landmine ban at the expense of Yemeni civilians. Yemen prohibited anti-personnel mines nearly two decades ago.
"The HRW had documented the Houthi-Saleh militia’s use of anti-personnel mines in Aden, Abyan, Marib, Lahj, and Taizz governorates in 2015 and 2016, as well as their indiscriminate use of anti-vehicle mines.
"The UAE has been making sincere efforts to boost development, improve the humanitarian conditions and restore normal life in the brotherly country of Yemen. The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, on Thursday inaugurated the Bi’ir Ali School in the Shabwah Governorate.
"The ERC had opened an elementary school in Zaghfa, a district of Ash-Shihr coastal town in Hadramaut, southern Yemen, on Tuesday. The school will help students who must travel tens of kilometres to receive education in other areas. Many parents cannot afford transport costs for their children due to the current political and economic crisis.
"Also as part of its plan to restore operations in Aden International Airport, the UAE this week offered a number of buses to transfer passengers to and from aeroplanes, in an attempt to improve the quality of services for travellers. This initiative provides technical equipment that facilitates the transfer of travellers and their bags, as well as providing the airport with modern equipment for transferring luggage.
"What is worrisome is that the rebel militias’ continued harassment of development and relief workers threatens to cause disruption to humanitarian agencies’ operations in Yemen," concluded the Sharjah-based daily.

< 저작권자 © eseoulpost 무단전재 및 재배포금지 >
폰트키우기 폰트줄이기 프린트하기 메일보내기 신고하기
트위터 페이스북 미투데이 요즘 네이버 구글 msn 뒤로가기 위로가기
이 기사에 대한 댓글 이야기 (0)
자동등록방지용 코드를 입력하세요!   
확인
- 200자까지 쓰실 수 있습니다. (현재 0 byte / 최대 400byte)
- 욕설등 인신공격성 글은 삭제 합니다. [운영원칙]
이 기사에 대한 댓글 이야기 (0)
Most Read
1
Argentina fetes 207th National Day anniversary at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Seoul on Thursday
2
Azerbaijan fetes 100th Republic Day in gala reception in Seoul on May 21
3
Worldwide campaigns by global citizens to spread a culture of peace and enact an international law for peace
4
Sharjah Ramadan Majlis: Despite Challenges, UAE Publishing Industry Upbeat about Future
5
Abdullah bin Zayed attends New York University's fifth graduation ceremony
6
UAE participates in international conference on victims of racial, religious violence in Middle East
7
Leadership of Peaceful Transition of Eastern European Power Becomes the Asset for Peace in Korea
8
World Green Economy Summit to kick off in October
9
Noor Bank rings bell to celebrate Nasdaq Dubai Listing of US$500 million Sukuk
10
World Health Assembly delegates endorses Global Action on Physical Activity, assistive technology
Photo News Green Biz
Suqia plays key role in enhancing UAE's global efforts to address water challenges
Suqia plays key role in enhancing ...
min
UAE Innovation Month: Innovative Initiatives by Sharjah Development Forum to Serve UAE’s Technical Sector
UAE Innovation Month: Innovative I...
min
UAE environmentalists to travel to ends of the earth to inspire change
UAE environmentalists to travel to...
min
Mohammed bin Rashid launches Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve
Mohammed bin Rashid launches Marmo...
min
Masdar unveils locally manufactured all-electric Eco-Bus
Masdar unveils locally manufacture...
min
Photo News Sports
S. Korea women's football coach eyes knockout berth at 2019 World Cup
S. Korea women's football coach ey...
min
UAE golf back in spotlight with Ras al-Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final
UAE golf back in spotlight with Ra...
min
S. Korean named new leader of East Asian football body
S. Korean named new leader of East...
min
Nahyan bin Mubarak receives female people of determination who participated in Special Olympics Regional Games in Abu Dhabi
Nahyan bin Mubarak receives female...
min
PyeongChang 2018 chief organizer says 4 things led to successful Winter Olympic, Paralympic Games
PyeongChang 2018 chief organizer s...
min
PyeongChang Winter Paralympics end with celebration of breaking down barriers
PyeongChang Winter Paralympics end...
min
Opening day of Abu Dhabi’s Special Olympics IX MENA Games 2018 witnesses incredible sporting achievement
Opening day of Abu Dhabi’s Special...
min
Largest Winter Paralympics to close in PyeongChang
Largest Winter Paralympics to clos...
min
Photo News World
S. Korea women's football coach eyes knockout berth at 2019 World Cup
S. Korea women's football coach ey...
min
UAE golf back in spotlight with Ras al-Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final
UAE golf back in spotlight with Ra...
min
S. Korean named new leader of East Asian football body
S. Korean named new leader of East...
min
Nahyan bin Mubarak receives female people of determination who participated in Special Olympics Regional Games in Abu Dhabi
Nahyan bin Mubarak receives female...
min
PyeongChang 2018 chief organizer says 4 things led to successful Winter Olympic, Paralympic Games
PyeongChang 2018 chief organizer s...
min
PyeongChang Winter Paralympics end with celebration of breaking down barriers
PyeongChang Winter Paralympics end...
min
Opening day of Abu Dhabi’s Special Olympics IX MENA Games 2018 witnesses incredible sporting achievement
Opening day of Abu Dhabi’s Special...
min
Largest Winter Paralympics to close in PyeongChang
Largest Winter Paralympics to clos...
min
Photo News Opinion
Hyundai Motor CEO defends group's overhaul plan amid growing opposition
Hyundai Motor CEO defends group's ...
min
S. Korea's unification ministry seeks talks with N. Korea to implement summit agreements
S. Korea's unification ministry se...
min
PM calls for measures to minimize negative effects from U.S. sanctions on Iran
PM calls for measures to minimize ...
min
Citibank Korea reports 6.7 pct rise in Q1 profit
Citibank Korea reports 6.7 pct ris...
min
Moon welcomes planned dismantlement of N. Korean nuclear test site
Moon welcomes planned dismantlemen...
min
2 Koreas expected to hold high-level talks this week: Seoul official
2 Koreas expected to hold high-lev...
min
Firms making inquiries about opening operations at now-shuttered Kaesong complex
Firms making inquiries about openi...
min
Hyundai mulls acquiring electronic auto parts maker for growth
Hyundai mulls acquiring electronic...
min
Newspaper AboutNews ReportAdvertiseComplaintsPrivacy PolicyJuvenile protectionRejection of E-mail Collection
Gangnam-gu, Teheran 52 street in Tehran Bldg, 616(Yeoksam-dong)  |  Main Phone: 02) 563-0604  |  Fax: 02) 538-5665
Chairman : jeong-woo Lee  |  Advisor : byung-il Min  |  Publisher: jae-mo Kah  |  Editors: il-hong Kim
Registration Number 1928 Seoul ah  |  eseoulpost.com / eseoulpost.net / Global Korea.,Ltd
Copyright © 2011 eseoulpost. All rights reserved. mail to jaemokah@daum.com , kih10kr@empas.com/ www.globalkorea.info
arabafrica.net / UAE Interract / Emirtes News Agency(WAM)/ http://wam.org.ae / www.uaeinteract.com