Almotamar.net - The UN Economic and Social Council renewed membership of Yemen Women Union (YWU) at a status of advisor due to what the YWU offers of service to women in all areas, the projects it implements in the area legal protection , empowering the women economically in addition to supporting the woman exposed to violence and the work for amending the laws discriminating against the woman as well as supporting the woman to attain decision-making positions through supporting the woman to nomination to parliament and parliament membership.
UN information has also pointed out achievements of the YWU in the latest years in wringing out women’s rights, improvement situation of a number of poor families as well as assistance to the population of Saada, affected by wars, psychologically and economically and offering medicines.
The UN Economic and Social Council discusses renewal of membership of civil society organisations every four years and renews the membership that prove variety and multi activities in a manner exceeding the previous period.
A Saudi aggression fighter jet targeted a citizen's car driving in Fara area of Kutaf district in Saada province overnight, killing the driver and injuring his friend, a security official said on Monday.
Scores of Saudi enemy soldiers were killed and injured on Sunday when the army and popular forces repelled a Saudi military attempt to sneak into Shurfah site in the border province of Najran, a military official said.
The operation was accomplished successfully against the Saudi
Saudi aggression warplanes have launched more than 49 airstrikes over the past hours on several residential areas across Yemen, a security official said on Sunday.
The airstrikes targeted the areas of Malahiz and Husama in Dhahir district, and areas Thuban, Masahif and Sdad in Bakim district of northern Saada province.