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Army foils coalition mercenaries' infiltration in Asir
[21 November 2018]
Police in capital Sanaa arrest most dangerous gang to steal motorcycles
[21 November 2018]
UN Special Envoy arrives in Sanaa
[21 November 2018]
Parliament's Speaker congratulates Lebanese counterpart on Independence Day
[21 November 2018]
Information Minster welcomes Leader of Revolution's call to combat corruption
[21 November 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
4 Saudi-led airstrikes hit Hajjah
[21 November 2018]
Army launched offensives on Saudi Soldiers in Najran, kills dozens
[21 November 2018]
Report: Army causes great losses on Saudi-paid mercenaries in all fronts
[21 November 2018]
Security services in capital arrest 23 wanted during last week
[21 November 2018]
Army kills dozens of Saudi-led mercenaries in Jawf
[21 November 2018]
 
  Reports
Report: Army inflicts Saudi-led mercenaries heavy casualties over 24 hours
[20 November 2018]
Report: Army inflicts heavy casualties on Saudi-paid mercenaries in all fronts
[20 November 2018]
Reports: Saudi aggression targets provinces in the past 24 hors
[19 November 2018]
Army carries out military attacks over 24 past hours
[18 November 2018]
Army targets mercenaries' training camp over 24 past hours
[17 November 2018]
 
  International
Gunmen kidnap Italian volunteer, injure 5 in an attack on a coastal area : Kenyan Police
[21 November 2018]
China is succeeding in reducing carbon in its atmosphere
[21 November 2018]
6 soldiers killed, 10 wounded in separate attacks in central Mali
[21 November 2018]
Israeli occupation forces wounds 2 Palestinians, arrests 11 others in West Bank
[21 November 2018]
South Korea's Kim Jong-yang is elected to head INTERPOL
[21 November 2018]
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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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