Speaker of Arab Parliament calls on international organizations to take urgent measures on forced recruitment of children of Yemen by Houthi militia

Cairo, Dhu, The Speaker of the Arab Parliament, Dr. Meshaal Bin Fahm Al-Salami, addressed letters to the Secretary General of the United Nations, the President of the Security Council, the President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, the President of the United Nations Human Rights Council, the Executive Director of UNICEF and heads of regional parliaments on the basis of the decision unanimously taken by the Arab Parliament at its meeting held in Cairo on July 4, 2018 on the recruitment by the Iranian-backed coup Houthi militia of children in Yemen.

In his letters, Dr. Meshaal Bin Fahm Al-Salami called on the Secretary General of the United Nations and the President of the Security Council, to refer the crimes of the Houthi militia on the forced recruitment of children in Yemen to the International Criminal Court and to prosecute the perpetrators of the Houthi militia and to bring them to justice for their crimes against the children of Yemen.

Source: Saudi Press Agency