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Wahda football team wins ovr Naoujoun Tihama
[22 September 2018]
Yemen's military musical band tours capital Sanaa's streets to celebrate Revolution Day
[21 September 2018]
Ceremony organized at capital to lit torch of the 4th a4niversary of the revolution of 21st of September
[21 September 2018]
President congratulates Yemeni people on National Day
[20 September 2018]
Revolution Leader calls on Yemeni people to back fronts
[20 September 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
2airstrikes target Hodeidah
[22 September 2018]
Army liberates Kashan mountain in Jawf, kills dozens of Saudi-paid mercenaries
[22 September 2018]
Army destroys 2 Saudi-led mercenaries' military vehicles in Jawf
[21 September 2018]
Army kills dozens of Saudi-backed mercenaries in Asir
[21 September 2018]
Army repels Saudi-paid mercenaries infilitratin in Nehm front
[21 September 2018]
 
  Reports
Reports: Army inflicts on Saudi-led mercenaries heavy losses over last 24 hours
[21 September 2018]
Reports: Saudi airstrikes hit several provinces over the past day
[21 September 2018]
Reports: 21 civilizes killed in Saudi airstrikes on provinces over last 24 hours
[17 September 2018]
Report: Dozens of Saudi-paid mercenaries, invaders killed in military attacks
[16 September 2018]
Army inflicts on Saudi army, US-backed mercenaries heavy losses over 24 past hours : Report
[15 September 2018]
 
  International
Sanaa's Yemen celebrates World Peace Day
[21 September 2018]
FM asks Russia to stop illegal actions on Yemen's embassy in Moscow
[18 September 2018]
FM congratulates Chilean counterpart on National Day
[18 September 2018]
President discusses with UN envoy humanitarian situation in Yemen affected by Saudi-led attack
[18 September 2018]
Social Affairs Ministry, UNICEF discuss enhancing cooperation to protect children
[17 September 2018]
  Local
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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