AADBR complains [Archives:2002/37/Local News]

September 9 2002

The west Taiz Court will start the first hearing session of the lawsuit filed by the members of the Ambition Association for Deaf and Blind Rehabilitation (AADBR) against the Insurance and social affairs office in Taiz next week. They are complaining against the firing the AADBR chairman and appointing another administrative board from the ruling party without the agreement of the association members.
They also demanded that their building should be returned to them, the seal of the association as well as a compensation of YR 5 millions.
Abdulhakeem Ashameri, chairman of AADBR said” we came to the court to say that what happened is a violation of our rights and freedoms “. In a statement to the Yemen Times, Mr .
Abdullah Noaman, chairman of the Lawyers syndicate, said the association is one of the civil organizations established according to the law 1. 2001, and has got the license to work.