Organization stops its activities in Ibb after Huthi's gunmen attacked its staff

Organization stops its activities  in Ibb after Huthi's gunmen attacked its staff


A relief organization suspended its activities at Hazm Al-Odain district in the western Province of Ibb, following attacks on its relief team by militants affiliated with the Al-Houthi group.

According to local sources, CARE International has halted the distribution of humanitarian and relief aid at Hazm Al-Odain Directorate after the organization's distribution staff were severely beaten and threatened with death by Houthi leaders after refusing to hand over humanitarian aid to militants of the Houthi militia.

The suspension of the organization's activities deprived more than 1,200 families of the monthly aid they were receiving to alleviate the deteriorating economic and living conditions of the citizens.

In a letter to the governor of the Houthi authorities in Ibb, the organization confirmed that the organization's working group was assaulted with  guns at the end of April at a school in the district, as well as the gunmen robbed 279 food baskets after the distribution team was trapped and shot at Al-Tawfiq school. In Hazm Al-Odain.


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