Trial of Abass Qalib, Chief Editor of Al-Methaq Continues [Archives:2000/08/Local News]

January 21 2000

Eastern Sanaa court, chaired by Judge Hamoud Qaith took up on Sunday the case of Mr. Abass Qhalib, Editor-in Chief of Al-Methaq newspaper organ of the ruling party. He is  accused by misbehavior against against Arab and foreign newspapers and news agencies correspondents. 
The court session listened to decisions of the prosecution at  the presence of advocates Yaseen Abdulrazaq and Ali Mohammed Al- Masmari, representatives of the the correspondents. The cession was postponed till Tuesday February 29, 2000. 
Al-Methaq newspaper and its Chief Editor had published an article late last year full abuses against correspondents of Arab and foreign newspapers and news agencies accusing them of telling lies and forgery, a matter made them sue the newspaper and its chief editor.