3 weeks New UN report says rebels in Yemen recruited teenage girls Inquirer
GENEVA --- U.N.-backed experts have found evidence that rebels in Yemen recruited nearly three dozen teenage girls --- some said to be survivors of sexual violence --- as spies, medics, guards, and members of an all-female force, according to a report released Wednesday. The findings came in the third and latest report by the "group of eminent experts" commissioned by the Human Rights Council to investigate alleged rights violations by all sides in the war since September 2014. The devastating conflict in the Arab world's poorest country has spawned what the United Nations calls the world's greatest humanitarian crisis. "The ... more