Almotamar.net - The findings of the Human Right Council (HRC) mission's visit to Yemen were on the whole balanced except some information that still need some clarifications, Foreign Minister said here Saturday.
Abu Bakr al-Qirbi made the statement upon his departure to Geneva to present the Yemeni side's clarifications on the mission's report in the HRC meeting to be held on Monday to review the report.
He attributed the deficiency in the report's findings to the shortness of the mission's visit and inability to check documents pertaining to a number of issues mentioned in the report
"We will pose many of such issues. We will affirm that Yemen is keen on considering all human rights abuses and to be brought to court if there is an evidence", al-Qirbi said
"We want the truth", the Foreign Minister said, pointing that the HRC mission's visit to the country was based on a request from the Yemeni government to refute the false claims on human rights issues.
President of the Supreme Political Council Saleh Al-Sammad chaired an extended meeting here at the Defence Ministry headquarters with Acting Defense Minister Hussein Khiran and Deputy Chief of the General Staff, Maj. Gen. Zakaria al-Shami.
The meeting took place on Sunday at the presence of the Deputy of the Supreme of Political Council Kasim Labouza and Head of the Military and Security Committee, Maj. Gen. Mohammed Abdullah al-Kawsi.
Saudi aggression fighter jets waged nine air strikes on Saada province overnight, a security official said on Monday.
The first raid targeted Ghamer area in Razah district and the other strike dropped cluster bombs on Takhiya area of Bakim district, injuring a citizen
The UN special envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed arrived on Sunday in Sana’a for a two-day visit.
In a statement to the media, Ahmed said that “I am currently visiting Sana’a following a long period since my last visit. The fact is that this period is a difficult one for the Yemeni people as painful and hard events took place during