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Amnesty International Accuses UAE of War Crimes in Yemen

Amnesty International is accusing the United Arab Emirates and allied Yemeni security forces of war crimes for alleged torture in secret prisons throughout southern Yemen.  "The UAE, operating in shadowy conditions in southern Yemen, appears to have created a parallel security structure outside the law, where egregious violations continue to go unchecked," Amnesty's Tirana Hassan said in a new report Wednesday. "The vacuum of accountability makes it even harder...

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