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’Researchers Yemen covering war crimes’

LONDON – Saudi researchers who formally have the task to allegations about war crimes in Yemen to investigate, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW), exactly the opposite. “The researchers do little more than war crimes cover-up”, says a spokeswoman of the human rights organisation told the BBC.

In only two of 75 studies that HRW against the light was the recommendation to refer the matter further to find out or disciplinary measures.

A coalition under the leadership of Saudi Arabia bombards with great regularity places where Houthi rebels who are at war with the government of the country of the service part. By the air raids die regular citizens. So came earlier this month, more than forty children killed by a bombardment.

From official investigations by a specially set up team is invariably that an attack was legal, or that the coalition is not responsible for, or that there is an inadvertent mistake. In only two of 75 studies that HRW against the light was the recommendation to refer the matter further to find out or disciplinary measures.

The coalition has not yet on the allegations responded.

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