A displaced woman, center, holds her son at her family's hut at a camp for internally displaced people in the outskirts of Sanaa, Yemen, May 27, 2016. (AP/Hani Mohammed)
Rape as a Weapon of War

UAE Soldiers Threaten Yemeni Woman Into Denying Rape

As the war started in Yemen 2015 with the Saudi-led coalition’s military intervention, it became increasingly clear Sudanese soldiers (the Janjaweed) were targeting women and girls as a war tactic: “rape was a weapon of war.”