SABA - Yemen news agency

Print date: 22-11-2017
Article link: http://www.sabanews.net/ar/news477869.htm
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Yemeni woman succeeds to solve tribal revenge
[28/October/2017]

SANAA, Oct. 28 (Saba) – A prominent human rights female activist has managed to solve a tribal revenge between two powerful tribes in the northwestern province of Hajjah.

Sumaiyah al-Husam, is the first woman in Yemen's modern history intervening in resolving such a difficult tribal issue.

The tribal revenge emerged between the tribes of Bayt Al-Qaidi and Bani Badr since 2000, which had killed around 60 people so far.

The problem occurred over a land dispute.

The tribal revenges are considered the big problems among tribes.


AM/zak