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SCER holds consultative meeting with political parties' representatives
[19 February 2019]
FM meets deputy representative of UNICEF
[19 February 2019]
President discusses with Ibb Governor local authority's plan for 2019
[19 February 2019]
President meets Vice-Chairman of Shura Council's Defense and Security Committee
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Parliament discusses latest developments at national arena
[18 February 2019]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
2 saudi-led airstrikes hit Hajah
[19 February 2019]
Army kills dozens of saudi-led mercenaries in Bayda, destroys 2 military vehicles
[19 February 2019]
Army imposes control on several sites in Nar mount's Jizan
[19 February 2019]
Army launches Zizal-1 missile on mercenaries' gatherings in Najran
[19 February 2019]
Army kills dozens of saudi-led mercenaries in Moton's Jawf
[19 February 2019]
 
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Army pounds Saudi-paid mercenaries over 24 hours
[19 February 2019]
Army inflicts on Saudi-led coalition's, its mercenaries heavy losses over last 24 hours : Report
[17 February 2019]
Coalition continues over last hours to violate cease fire in Hodeidah, airstrikes on Hajjah, Saada provinces
[16 February 2019]
Coalition continues over last hours to violate cease fire in Hodeidah, attack other provinces
[11 February 2019]
Army inflicts on saudi-led coalition's troops heavy losses over last 24 hours : Report
[11 February 2019]
 
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Health Minister meets UNFPA representative
[19 February 2019]
Foreign Ministry condemns al-Azhar terrorist bombing in Cairo
[19 February 2019]
UN envoy leaves Sanaa Int'l Airport
[19 February 2019]
Situation of human rights in Yemen :Report
[19 February 2019]
FM congratulates Gambian counterpart on National Day
[18 February 2019]
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Cabinet approves opening OHCHR office in Yemen
[24/January/2012]

SANA'A, Jan. 24 (Saba) - The Cabinet approved Tuesday opening an office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Yemen.

During its meeting chaired by Premier Mohammed Salem Basindwa, the cabinet commissioned the Legal Affairs Minister to contact with the OHCHR to present the office's terms of reference.

The explanatory memorandum submitted by Legal Affairs and Human Rights Ministers showed that opening OHCHR office in Yemen was stipulated in the OHCHR report and the decision of the Human Rights Council (HRC), which called on the Yemeni government and the OHCHR to develop a framework for continuing dialogue and strengthen cooperation in human rights field.

Moreover, the Cabinet got acquainted with a memorandum of the Legal Affairs Minister on the release of captives detained illegally, according to the executive mechanism of Gulf initiative.

The cabinet asserted the immediate release of all the illegal detainees in all jails and detention places all over the country and the closure of all unlawful detention places.

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