Cabinet denounces terror attacks

Updated 27 September 2016
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Cabinet denounces terror attacks

Riyadh: Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman praised on Monday God Almighty for helping pilgrims complete their Haj rituals in safety, comfort and peace.
While chairing the weekly Cabinet meeting, he expressed his thanks and appreciation to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif and Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, for their hard work, and to all officials, employees and military personnel for their devotion, which contributed to the great success of Haj.
In a statement to SPA, Isam bin Saad bin Saeed, acting culture and information minister, said the Cabinet commended the results of the visit of the crown prince to the US during which he headed the Kingdom’s delegation to the 71st annual session of the UN General Assembly.
The Cabinet denounced the bombings and terrorist acts in Afghanistan, Turkey, Pakistan and at an Indian military base in Kashmir, and offered the Kingdom’s condolences to the families of the victims in these countries, while wishing the injured speedy recovery.


Houthis accused of looting humanitarian aid

A worker unloads aid packages from a Saudi air force cargo plane, at an airfield in the northern province of Marib, Yemen, in this January 22, 2018 photo. (REUTERS)
Updated 23 July 2018
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Houthis accused of looting humanitarian aid

  • The Yemen Scholars Association condemned the Houthi militia for looting relief aid in areas under its control

JEDDAH: The Yemen Scholars Association on Saturday blamed the Iranian-backed Houthi militias for the deterioration of the humanitarian situation in Yemen.
The associated accused the Houthis of looting humanitarian aid.
According to the Yemeni scholars, Houthi actions have resulted in the suspension of salaries of hundreds of thousands of employees for nearly two years.
The Association praised the efforts and humanitarian support of King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief), which provides, directly and indirectly, most of the humanitarian relief support for the Yemeni people.
The Yemen Scholars Association condemned the Houthi militia for looting relief aid in areas under its control.
According to a human rights report, At least 113 people have been tortured to death in detention centers in Yemen run by the Houthis since the coup began
Yemeni Human Rights Minister Mohammed Askar told Arab News that the figures in the report were only estimates and that the real figures were much higher.