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UN agrees to send war crimes investigators to Yemen

AFP , Friday 29 Sep 2017
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The UN Human Rights Council agreed Friday to send war crimes investigators to Yemen, overcoming resistance from Saudi Arabia which sought to fend off an independent international probe.

A resolution adopted by consensus mandated UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein to send three experts to the country to "carry out a comprehensive examination of all alleged violations and abuses of international human rights" committed in the ongoing conflict.

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