18 civilians killed by landmines in Yemen between April and June, data shows

18 civilians have been killed by landmines in Yemen between April and June 2021, a local rights-advocacy organisation has revealed. Since 2015, Yemen’s Houthi militia, have and are still routinely employing landmines directly against civilians – extensively and indiscriminately. Terrorised civilian populations are forced to leave their cities and villages, agricultural land and schools. Mines…

In conversation with Dawood Alwa, Advisor to the Minister of Youth and Sports

Hundreds of thousands of civilians, mostly women and children, have been affected by landmines and other explosive items planted by Houthi militias, an advisor to the Minister of Youth and Sports has said. Since 2015, Yemen’s Houthi militia, have and are still routinely employing landmines directly against civilians – extensively and indiscriminately. Deployed offensively, landmines…