12 iulie 2018

Amnesty fears war crimes in UAE-run Yemen prisons


DUBAI: Human rights violations in a string of Yemeni prisons run by the United Arab Emirates could amount to war crimes, Amnesty International said yesterday. It called for investigations by the UAE and allies including the United States into a network of unofficial prisons across southern Yemen where it said “egregious violations” have been committed, including enforced disappearances and torture. “Ultimately these violations, which are taking place in the context of Yemen’s armed conflict, [...]