Houthis responsible for killing of Labhash, injury of Al-Shua’ibi in Al-Dhale: YJS
The Yemeni Journalists Syndicate on Sunday condemned Houthi militia’s targeting of journalist Majid Al-Shua’ibi and photographer Ghaleb Labhash in Qataba district in the north of Al-Dhale province.
YJS union said in a statement that “the journalist Al-Shua’ibi was shot by Houthi’s a sniper rifle, while covering the clashes in Qatba district.
The syndicate expressed its regret over the martyrdom of photographer Ghaleb Labahash last week in the area of Qataba, after being targeted by militia elements.
In its statement, the YJS union blamed Houthi militia for the violations and attacks against Yemeni journalists.
The union demanded “not to press journalists in conflicts, stressing that journalists should take all occupational safety measures during the press coverage of the wars.”