Yemen’s Minister of Information Moammar al-Eryani said on Thursday that Houthi militias’ violations and practices in Sanaa are tantamount to “annihilation” and crimes against humanity.
1/1 Residents of Sana'a are being exposed to genocide, they are under house arrest. People in areas under Houthi militia’s control who are backed by Iran are being exposed for the worst types of violations— معمر الإرياني (@ERYANIM) December 7, 2017
1/2: The coup of militias have blocked social media in an attempt to isolate people in areas of their control from the world and to hide the crimes perpetrated against them. it’s amounted to crimes against humanity.— معمر الإرياني (@ERYANIM) December 7, 2017
On Thursday, Houthi militias blocked all instant messaging applications and social media tools as they resumed detaining and executing people and raiding houses for the fourth day in a row since they killed former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh.
1/3: Militias r carrying out sudden raids on opponents homes in Sanaa,Hajja & Mahweet. They have detained & executed 100s of soldiers, civilians in an unprecedented way. They attacked women's demo. & took dozens of them 2 unknown destinations.— معمر الإرياني (@ERYANIM) December 7, 2017
1/4: I am amazed by the spooky silence of the intel community & Intel HRs org towards what the militias are doing in many provinces. I call upon all to assume legal and ethical responsibility in what is going on.— معمر الإرياني (@ERYANIM) December 7, 2017
He also voiced surprise regarding the international community’s and human rights’ organizations “terrifying silence” towards these crimes and called on everyone to bear their legal and moral responsibility.
1/5: Up-today, Intel org are still calling for opening Al-Hodeidah port to provide Sana'a with fuel, people are in need to secure their life more than fuel. People r being exposed to genocide in Sana’a among spooky silence from Intel stakeholders— معمر الإرياني (@ERYANIM) December 7, 2017
Dear Jamie,Humanitarian Coordinator 4 UN in Yemen,i wished to read in your tweet a kind of justice for the people who were slaughtered by Houthi militias coup since December 4th and finished them off, You came to know that they are killing & attacking women in Sanan st. #BeFair pic.twitter.com/iUhpQVdble— معمر الإرياني (@ERYANIM) December 7, 2017