Yemen: Bahrain pushes through vote to end war crimes probe

Issue 1135 - 14 Oct 2021 | 1 minute read

The UN Human Rights Council voted to end the Group of Eminent Experts (GEE) on Yemen’s mandate on 7 October. The GEE was set up in 2017 to investigate war crimes by all sides in the conflict; it has repeatedly found that air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition and actions by the Houthis may amount to war crimes.

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