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PM calls on businessmen, wealthy to help insolvent prisoners
[25 May 2018]
UNICEF plane carrying vaccines arrives at Sanaa airport
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Football Tournament starts on Martyr President al-Sammad's Cup
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  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
2 civilians killed in Saudi-led airstrike on Hdeidah
[25 May 2018]
Civilian killed in Saudi-led airstrike on Taiz
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Army Rocketry force fires ballistic missile toward Najran
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Yemeni Council launches its 1st report on coalition’s crimes in Saada.
[25 May 2018]
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  International
Yemeni parliament Speaker congratulates his Argentine counterpart on National Day
[24 May 2018]
Suffering of persons with disabilities in Yemen discussed
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GCAA appeals to UN, int'l orgs to lift ban on Sanaa Airport
[23 May 2018]
President al-Mashat congratulates Venezuela's Maduro for his 2nd win
[23 May 2018]
FM condoles his Cuban counterpart in air plane crash
[20 May 2018]
  Civil Society
Statement of democracy conference in Sana'a
[21/March/2004] SANA'A,(Saba)- The Regional Intergovernmental Conference on Democracy,Human Rights and the Role of the International Criminal Court was brought to an end here on Monday.

The President of the Sudanese Umah Party Al-Sadeq Al-Mahadi read the final statement of the conference. Here is a translated version of the statement:

"The Regional Conference on Democracy, Human Rights, and Role of the International
Criminal Court was organized by the Republic of Yemen in coordination with No Peace Without Justice, in Sana'a on 11-12 January. The event was and attended by a large number of government and parliamentary delegations, 820 participants represented 52 countries and international and regional organizations. The conference focused on all various aspects of democracy, human rights and role of the international criminal court. The participants exchanged experiences and viewpoints with the delegations of the Civil Society Organizations.

The participants highlighted the Yemeni experience in democracy and its positive effects on life in general. They cited the electoral system, decentralization, the further involvement of people in decision-making and the state support for NGOs to do their jobs.

The participants stressed the imperative of freeing the Mideast region from Weapons of Mass Destruction, and condemned the Israeli aggression against the Palestinians by murdering people and demolishing houses and farms. They called on Israel quit the construction of the separation barrier and settlements which constitute obstacles for fair peace and double the suffering of the Palestinian people. They also urged the coalition forces in Iraq to transfer power to the Iraqi people as soon as possible, so that they regain their sovereignty and hold free and impartial elections.

The participants asserted the importance of the role of the United Nations in any arrangement related to the future of Iraq. Moreover, they confirmed that terror is a threat to democracy and human rights. They said that an international conference to forge an agreement against terrorism and discriminate between legal resistance.

They also pointed out to the importance of drawing a future draft for cooperation between NGOs to help countries exchange experiences in field of development democracy and human rights.

The participants thanked President Ali Abdullah Saleh for sponsoring the conference, the Yemeni people for their hospitality, and the No Peace Without Justice, the European Union and other partners for their contribution to the successful conference.

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