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Voluntary Recruiting campaign kicks off in Yemen's Amran
[17 January 2018]
Hajjah province deputy kicks off Voluntary recruitment campaign in Shahel
[17 January 2018]
Dhamar Governor inaugurates voluntary recruiting campaign in Dhamar city
[17 January 2018]
Voluntary recruitment campaign kicked off in Mezher of Yemen's Raymah
[17 January 2018]
Voluntary recruitment campaign kicked off in Tahtia of Hodeidah
[17 January 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
12 Saudi airstrikes hit Saada
[17 January 2018]
Ballistic missile hits Saudi Army Operations Center in Najran
[17 January 2018]
Army foils infiltration attempts of mercenaries in Taiz
[16 January 2018]
Saudi-paid mercenaries killed, injured in Lahj
[16 January 2018]
Army targets Saudi soldiers, mercenaries in Jizan
[16 January 2018]
 
  Reports
Report: Coalition conducts 25 airstrikes on Yemen over Tuesday
[17 January 2018]
Report: Army, committees killed, injured dozens of Saudi soldiers, mercenaries in attacks over Sunday
[15 January 2018]
Report: 2 Yemeni civilians injured in 19 Saudi aggression airstrikes, attacks on Yemen during one day
[15 January 2018]
Report: 23 Saudi-led coalition airstrikes hit Yemen over 24 hours
[14 January 2018]
Report: 2 Yemeni civilians murdered in 19+ Saudi aggression airstrikes, attacks on Yemen over Friday
[13 January 2018]
 
  International
UNICEF: Over 3 million Yemeni children born since Saudi wages war
[17 January 2018]
Yemen, WFP sign MoU to rehabilitate Hodeidah port
[16 January 2018]
Yemen calls on UAE occupation forces to stop destroying Socotra
[16 January 2018]
Norwegian Refugee Council calls for reopening Yemen's ports
[15 January 2018]
FM meets UN political affairs official
[15 January 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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