Houthi gunmen confiscate a relief convoy for 400 displaced families in Taiz

 Exclusive: Al-Masdaronline-Yemen- Taiz, Sunday, October 23, 2016

 

 

Houthi gunmen and forces loyal to former president Ali Abdullah Saleh have confiscated a convoy of humanitarian relief assistance for 400 displaced families western Yemen’s Taiz city. Said a press release for local humanitarian CSO on Sunday.

 

 An for Development organization said that all mediation efforts with Houthi forces have fallen short to release the convoy which has been detained in a Houthi checkpoint in Taiz western entry point since three weeks.

 

The convoy was boarded with relief baskets and supplies for 400 displaced families in Al-Masirakh district of Taiz province.

 

This denial of humanitarian assistance comes within frame of tighten siege imposed on Taiz city by forces of Houthi-Saleh since more than a year. 



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