N.S.C. for Human Rights Hold a Symposium [Archives:1999/42/Local News]

October 18 1999

The National Supreme Committee for Human rights holds its first awareness symposium for human rights during the period 17-20 October 1999. The symposia was conducted for employees in the judiciary system and the prosecution. It was attended by top officials in the government.
Protest Against Price
Hikes in Mukalla
Hundreds of people went on a peaceful protest last Wednesday morning in Mukalla. Demonstrators protested against the price hikes of bread and other food stuffs. On the other hand, it is reported that big quantities of rotten flour has reached Hodeidah Port on an American Ship. High officials have given orders to unload the ship. A grumbling as well as resentment atmosphere has clouded all over the country.