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Many mercenaries killed and injured in Taiz
[27 September 2016]
Army targets gatherings of Riyadh's mercenaries in Lahj
[27 September 2016]
SPC President speaks to the nation on 54th Revolution Anniversary
[25 September 2016]
Army kills Saudi-paid artillery commander in Lahj
[25 September 2016]
Army launches missiles on gatherings of Saudis soldiers in Asir
[24 September 2016]
 
  Saudi Aggression on Yemen
Army pounds Saudi site in Jizan, kills Saudi soldiers
[27 September 2016]
U.S.-Saudi warplanes launche 6 raids on Serwah
[27 September 2016]
Saudi jets wage raids on Hodeida
[27 September 2016]
Saudi war jets wage raids on Sa'ada, Jizan
[27 September 2016]
Saudi jets launch raids on Bani Matar
[27 September 2016]
 
  Reports
Army's heroes keep advances against Saudi aggression on various front lines
[19 September 2016]
The Guardian publishes detailed investigation into Saudi aggression crimes against Yemen
[17 September 2016]
Blackwater's dirty tasks in Yemen (analysis)
[17 February 2016]
After declaring involvement in aggression, USA defeated in days
[16 February 2016]
Millions view hashtag USA_kills_Yemeni_people
[16 February 2016]
 
  International
Army kills tens of Saudi soldiers in retaliatory attack
[27 September 2016]
Army kills 4 Saudi soldiers in Jizan
[26 September 2016]
U.S.-Saudi aggression aerial reconnaissance aircraft shot down in Sanaa
[25 September 2016]
180 Yemeni civilians killed by Saudi aggression air strikes in August: UN
[24 September 2016]
Urgent: Yemen's Rocket Battalion fires ballistic missile on Saudi military camp in Asir
[24 September 2016]
  Local
WNC urges parliament to ban marriage under 18 years old
[14/April/2008]

SANA'A, April 14 (Saba) - The Women National Committee (WNC) urged on Monday legislative and executive authorities to make amendments on law of the personal affairs to ban marriage under 18 years old.

The WNC call comes after publishing a story of eight year-old, Nojoud Nasser who went to the Sana'a West Court to prosecute her father for making her marry a 30-year-old-man.

The committee condemned such marriage, wondering about behavior of the girl's family to make her marry in this age, as they know already their daughter could not shoulder burdens of the marriage life.

A 2006 field study revealed that child marriage among Yemeni girls reached 52.1%, compared to 6.7% among males.

The study, conducted by the Woman and Development Study Center, affiliated to Sana'a University, looked at 1,495 couples, concluding that there is a huge age gap between the spouses.

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