Yemen: Flogging

By Amnesty International, , Index number: MDE 31/007/1997

'Abdul Jabbar Saad, journalist; 'Abdullah Saad, editor of the weekly opposition newspaper al-Shura: On 27 May 1997 the Court of First Instance in San'a reportedly sentenced the above journalists to 80 lashes each on charges of libel. They have sixty days in which to appeal.

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