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Human rights report registers 105 confirmed cases of abuse committed by Houthi militia within nearly 20 days

Aden, Yemen Network for Rights and Investigations affirmed that it has registered as many as 105 confirmed cases of abuse committed by the Houthi militia during the period from February 10, 2020 until February 29, 2020.

In its report published today by Yemen News Agency, the authority said the violations committed by the Iran-backed Houthi militia in the Yemeni governorates of Al-Hodeidah, Al-Dhalea', Sanaa, Taiz, Abb, Zamar, Amran, Maareb and Al-Joaf vary from direct killing, to kidnapping, storming civilian homes, school attacking, abrupt arrest, and systematic hiding.

The report said there are 16 cases of killing, including two women and seven children, and seven different injuries including children and women.

Source: Saudi Press Agency