26/5/2017: Rights Radar (RR) for human rights strongly condemned the killing of 3 journalists and wounding 2 others by artillery shells of the Houthi rebel militia and former President Ali Saleh forces on Friday morning in the city of Taizz, central Yemen. The 3 journalists who were killed during their media coverage of the armed clashes on Friday morning between the government forces and the Houthi/Saleh forces in the neighborhood of Qasr al-Shaab, eastern Taizz city, are Wael Alabsi, Taqi Addin Al-Huthaifi and Saad Al-Nethari. The other 2 journalists who were seriously injured in this incident were Walid Al-Qadasi, who […]

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Istanbul 23/05/2017: Rights Radar organization (RR) for human tights signed in Istanbul a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for partnership  with the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Observatory in Geneva for human rights partnership and collaboration between the two organizations. It was signed in Istanbul by the Secretary-General of the Rights Radar, Dr. Abdulla Sabbar, and by the director of the Euro-Med Observatory Dr.Rami Abdu. The MOU provides for cooperation between the two organizations in the preparation and publication of reports covering the human rights topics of interest to each of the two parties on a regular basis. Through its wide relationship and […]

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May 3, 2017 Rights Radar, an NGO defending human rights in the Arab World, has released a report entitled “Yemen: Suppressing Voices”, which addresses issues of violations of press freedom and freedom of expression in Yemen from mid-2014 until the end of the first quarter of 2017. The report includes an executive summary on the status of press freedom and violations in Yemen during the past 30 months. The report states that 19 professional journalists working in the media were killed in Yemen in 2015 and 2016, of whom eight were killed in 2015 and 11 in 2016, including seven […]

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