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Applications Were Made to the United Nations Mechanisms Regarding War Crimes Committed in Yemen Stoke White filed evidence of War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity in three jurisdictions including the UK, USA and Turkey on behalf of its clients. Authorities in the concerned jurisdictions were requested to further investigate the Sana’a Funeral Hall attack in...
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Complaint filed by UK law firm says Emiratis responsible for abuses against civilians in 2015 and 2019 A British lawfirm on Wednesday filed a request with UK, US and Turkish authorities to arrest senior Emirati officials over suspicions of carrying out war crimes and torture in Yemen. According to the complaint, the UAE and its proxies were...
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‘We believe we have compelling legal grounds for authorities to investigate and prosecute under the universal jurisdiction laws,’ says top lawyer A British law firm filed requests on Wednesday with the authorities in Britain, the United States and Turkey to arrest senior officials from the United Arab Emirates on suspicion of carrying out war crimes and torture in Yemen. The complaints were filed by...
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The counter-terrorism command of London’s Metropolitan police has a war crimes unit tasked with investigating alleged war crimes and torture Members of UAE-backed southern Yemeni separatist forces stand atop a tank during clashes with government forces in Aden, Yemen August 10, 2019REUTERS/Fawaz Salman A British law firm filed requests on Tuesday with the authorities in...
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LONDON (Reuters) – A British law firm filed requests on Wednesday with the authorities in Britain, the United States and Turkey to arrest senior officials from the United Arab Emirates on suspicion of carrying out war crimes and torture in Yemen. The complaints were filed by law firm Stoke White under the ‘universal jurisdiction’ principle...
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Yemeni complainants file charges through UK law firm saying UAE officials hired mercenaries to attack, kill civilians. London, United Kingdom – The United Kingdom, Turkey and the United States have been asked to open police investigations into alleged war crimes committed by the United Arab Emirates and its mercenaries in Yemen in 2015 and 2019, and arrest Emirati officials...
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Victims of alleged war crimes in Yemen have demanded that American authorities act on what they say is “compelling evidence” of offenses by American mercenaries acting under the direction of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). On Wednesday, lawyers representing Abdullah Suliman Abdullah Daubalah and Salah Muslem Salem held a press conference in London to announce...
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The family of a man killed in an attack on a funeral in Sana’a, Yemen in 2016 are seeking an inquiry into the attack, of which the Saudi-UAE coalition have admitted responsibility, citing unlawful killings, torture and war crimes. Mr Muhammad Ali Al Rowaishan was among 137 civilians killed in an attack that left a...
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Lawyers acting on behalf of UK national issued complaint to Met’s counter-terrorism unit  The 2016 air attack in the Yemen capital killed 137 civilians attending a funeral. Photograph: Kirsty O’Connor/PA The Metropolitan police and US justice department have been asked to launch a war crimes investigation into Saudi and Yemeni officials over a 2016 air...
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Lawyers are seeking prosecution under universal jurisdiction laws EPA The family of a man killed by a Saudi airstrike at a funeral in Yemen has asked the Metropolitan Police to investigate the deadly bombing, opening the possibility that the perpetrators may be prosecuted in a British court. Muhammad Ali al-Rowaishan was among 137 civilians killed in a 2016 bombing which hit...
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