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The allegation came up during a symposium organised by AFHR to press the international community to work towards ending Iran's interference in the region and to pressure the Qatari government to stop its suppression of the opposition.
Ironically, there is no democracy in Qatar," said Sarhan Saadi, AFHR's General Coordinator.
Other speakers at the event, which had around 500 participants, were AFHR secretary-general and the event's secretary-general Isa Rashid Al Arabi and Arab League human rights committee chairman Dr Mohammed Al Rashdi.
In a statement on the situation in Yemen, AFHR accused the Al Houthis of carrying out assassinations and armed attacks that resulted in hundreds of deaths and injuries at a time when Yemeni people are experiencing one of the greatest humanitarian crisis in the world.
AFHR is shocked by the failure to intervene to stop the Iranian-backed coup d'tat staged by the Houthis who have committed a series of war crimes against humanity as well as breaching the provisions of international humanitarian law and human rights law," reads the statement.
AFHR called on the United Nations, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the Security Council and international organisations not to remain silent about the continuing organised crimes committed by the Houthi militias against civilians in Yemen, in the absence of control by the legitimate authority after the rebels staged a coup against the legal government and took control over many areas in Yemen.
Qatar should be forced to hand over terrorists on the lists of four Arab countries calling for combating terror, namely Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain, Abu Saada said during a function organized by the Arab Federation for Human Rights (AFHR) on the sidelines of the 37th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva on Monday.
19, 2017 - Egypt Today CAIRO -- 14 March 2018: The Arab Federation for Human Rights (AFHR) announced Wednesday that it had assigned a team of Arab lawyers to internationally prosecute Qatar for funding terrorism in Egypt.
By: Egypt Today staff Cairo -- 15 September 2017: A delegation from the Arab Federation for Human Rights (AFHR) headed by the Federation chairman, Ahmed El Hamly, submitted its report, which refute the claims of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) in Qatar, to the chief of the National Institutions and Regional Mechanisms section in the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), Vladlen Stafanov, Sky News Arabia reported on Friday.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO - 12 September 2017: The Arab Federation for Human Rights (AFHR), the Arab Organization for Human Rights in UK and the Global Campaign Against Qatari Financing of Terrorism condemned on Monday the inaccuracies, omissions and falsehoods of the Qatari foreign minister, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, through his speech at the 36th session of Human Rights Watch in Geneva.