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Summary Civilians in Yemen are facing one hardship after another. A decade of economic and political crisis and more than five years of war have ravaged the country. Thousands of civilians have been killed or injured, and at least 3.6 million people have…
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  Summary The armed conflict in Yemen, which escalated in March 2015, continues to kill, injure, and displace thousands of Yemeni civilians. As of August 2018, the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) had documented…
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Summary When the head teacher found out that I was pregnant, he called me to his office and told me, “You have to leave our school immediately because you are pregnant.” —Jamida K., Kahama, Tanzania, April 2014 We don’t allow pregnant girls to continue…
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Summary Since March 26, 2015, Saudi Arabia has led a coalition of nine Arab countries in a military campaign against Houthi forces in Yemen. These operations have had the military support of the United States, the United Kingdom, and other countries.…
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 When I got to the house, there was still dust in the air, and everything was covered in a layer of black ash. My wife and kids were lying there, covered in black ash. Thank God they were alive. I saw my sister-in-law Asma and…
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 On March 26, 2015, a nine-member coalition of states led by Saudi Arabia began an air campaign in Yemen against the forces of Ansar Allah – commonly known as the Houthis. In the preceding months, the Houthis, a Zaidi Shia armed…
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 Torture Camps in Yemen
 Abuse of Migrants by Human Traffickers in a Climate of

 Impunity
 Map of the Horn of Africa Migration Patterns
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 Recommendations
 To the Ministry of…
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 On the evening of August 29, 2012, five men gathered in a

 grove of date palms behind the local mosque in Khashamir, a village in

 southeast Yemen. Moments later, US remotely piloted…
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 Since February 25, 2012, when President

 Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi took office in Yemen, his government has sought to

 demonstrate greater respect for the rights of the country’s…
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 I want the world to know that here they are executing

 [juvenile offenders]. No one cares or checks these juvenile cases.… If

 you don’t have anybody [to help…
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 On March 18, 2011, as popular revolts swept the Arab world, tens

 of thousands of demonstrators in Yemen held a protest that they proclaimed the

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 With the rapid development and proliferation of robotic

 weapons, machines are starting to take the place of humans on the battlefield.

 Some military and robotics experts have…
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 Classrooms in the Crosshairs
 Military Use of Schools in Yemen’s Capital
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 Government
 Forces and Non-State Armed Groups
 Methodology
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 Background
 II.
 Occupation of…
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 “No Safe Places”
 
 Yemen’s Crackdown on Protests in Taizz
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 Recommendations
 Methodology
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 Background
 II. Attacks

 on Protesters
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 “How Come You Allow Little Girls to Get Married?”
 
 
 
 Child Marriage in Yemen
 
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  Summary From February 16 to 25, 2011, Yemeni security forces in the
 southern city of Aden repeatedly used excessive force, including live
 ammunition, against largely peaceful protesters. They killed at least nine and
 possibly twice as…
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 All Quiet on
 the Northern Front?
 Uninvestigated
 Laws of War Violations in Yemen’s War with Huthi Rebels 
 Map of Yemen’s Northern Governorates
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 Recommendations
 To the Government of Yemen
 To the…
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 Hostile Shores
 Abuse and Refoulement of Asylum Seekers and Refugees in
 Yemen
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 Methodology
 Recommendations
 To the Government of Yemen
 To the Office of the United Nations
 High Commissioner for…
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 In the Name
 of Unity
 The Yemeni
 Government’s Brutal Response to Southern Movement Protests
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 I.
 Recommendations
 To the
 Government of Yemen
 To the
 Southern Movement
 To
 Yemen’s…