Saudi Arabia-led coalition has used UK-manufactured cluster bombs in Yemen - new evidence https://www.amnesty.org.uk/press-releases/saudi-arabia-led-coalition-has-used-uk-manufactured-cluster-bombs-yemen-new-evidence …
Yesterday French Defence Minister @florence_parly confirmed a Saudi vessel was coming to France to load weapons for the war in Yemen Today NGO @ACAT_France asked French courts to block the loading for violation of the #ArmsTradeTreaty https://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-france-arms/rights-group-tries-to-block-saudi-vessel-loading-french-arms-idUSKCN1SF1FI … #YemenCantWait
Ahmad received artificial limb in @ICRC_af Orthopedic center, he shows his emotion with dance after getting limbs. He come from Logar and lost his leg in a landmine. This is how his life changed and made him smile.
Brazil's Amazon is in crisis. On Indigenous territories land seizures +logging are rampant while government monitoring is reduced. Authorities must start protecting Indigenous people who defend their land or blood will be shed. New @amnesty press release https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2019/05/brazil-risk-of-bloodshed-in-the-amazon-unless-government-protects-indigenous-peoples-from-illegal-land-seizures-and-logging/ …
And now, the #Huthis are using the judiciary to prosecute them on trumped-up charges that carry the death penalty for peacefully exercising their right to freedom to express; the #Huthis should release them immediately and drop all charges against them #Yemen
قدمت العزيزة Muna Luqman إحاطة مهمة أمام جلسة مجلس الأمن الدولي ، وهي الإحاطة الثالثة لناشطة يمنية أمام المجلس . تحية وتقدير للعزيزة منى . https://peacetrack.files.wordpress.com/2019/04/muna-luqman-unsc-statement-final-15-april_ar.pdf …
Little known fact, women in #Yemen have successfully spear headed and mediated local agreements between warring factions including prisoner swaps - where men often failed. Including them is not cosmetic, it's a MUST if we want concrete results and high return rates.
Clean water, #ForEveryChild In Al-Mahara governorate in #Yemen, @UNICEF_Yemen and @KfW launched a WASH emergency response to provide displaced children and their families with safe water and improved sanitation.
Emirati rights activist, billion dollar dissident, poet, engineer, husband, father of four and insanely courageous mthrfckr @Ahmed_Mansoor is reported to be in third week of hunger strike in protest at unfair trial and poor prison conditions. #UAE#FreeAhmed
يتعرض الاستاذ عبد المجيد صبرة محامي المحكوم عليها بالاعدام اسماء العميسي لتهديدات تتداول في الواتساب والفيسبوك لجهوده في الدفاع عن اسماء. احمل جماعة الحوثي مسؤولية اي ضرر او استهداف يطاله. #انقذوا_اسماء
For years, environmentalists in the Middle East largely avoided the civil society crackdown. But as the region's water & climate woes mount, regimes have reappraised them as threats and killed, arrested, and silenced them. My depressing dig:
Unsung heroes of the #Yemen war are these women who strive to help others & save lives. They deserve our support. @SMEPSYemen is attracting funding to help more #women micro #health providers deliver improved services to millions of people.