Yemen

Nika Knight, staff writer
As President Obama meets with Gulf leaders on Wednesday, human rights groups pleaded with him to bring up a laundry list of issues during his visit, ranging from Gulf countries' dismal human rights records toward their citizens to the U.S.-backed, Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen that has killed thousands of civilians. Obama is in Saudi Arabia...
Nika Knight, staff writer
The year-long campaign of Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen reached a new low last...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A U.S. airstrike on Tuesday killed scores of people in southern Yemen, an...

Further

Mohammed Al-Qawli, an educational consultant in Yemen, remains haunted by the day in January 2013 when he spent hours trying to collect the burned body parts of his brother Ali, a schoolteacher, and his cousin Salim, a student, both "accidentally" killed in a U.S. drone strike. Now Al-Qawli and rights group Reprieve are mounting a legal challenge against the U.K government for failing to investigate human rights violations by a British communications giant allegedly facilitating the killings of...