Judge al-Herdi apologizes to lawyers [Archives:2005/835/Local News]

April 21 2005

SANA'A – April 17, Chief Magistrate of the Capital's Court of Appeal Judge Hamoud al-Hirdi apologized to lawyers Mohammad Naji Allaw and Jamal al-Ja'abi for the attacks against them by his guards while they were attending the trial of journalist Abdulkareem al-Khaiwani at the beginning of March.

The apology was made by Judge al-Hirdi at the big hall of the court during the reconciliation meeting organized by Judge Hamoud al-Hitar and a number of MPs as well as leading social and political figures.

The reconciliation meeting was carried out in consultation with the Yemeni Journalists' Syndicate.