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February 8, 2012

Hassan Ba’oom, leader of a political opposition group in southern Yemen, was released without charge along with his son Fawaz Ba’oom on 7 December 2011. They had been detained incommunicado since 2...

February 2, 2012
A run-down of the human rights situation in Yemen one year after pro-reform protests began.
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January 10, 2012

Amnesty International has urged the Yemeni parliament to reject a draft law granting President Ali Abdullah Saleh and his aides immunity from prosecution, after Yemen's cabinet approved the controv...

January 9, 2012
The Yemeni parliament is set to vote on a controversial bill which grants President Saleh and his aides immunity from prosecution.

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