YSP Issued Statement [Archives:2002/03/Local News]

January 14 2002

The Yemeni Socialist Party (YSP) issued a statement in its meeting on January 8 2002 focusing on the deteriorating conditions of the legislative system of the country. The statement discussed the amendments of pleading bylaw offered by the Endowments and Justice Committee at the Parliament through updating the marital obedience law (Bait Atta’aha). It strongly condemned the article No. (371) relating to women’s’ degradation, humiliation and discrimination. The statement called on people, human right organizations and the civil service organizations to oppose the bylaw.