Calls grow for Biden to reject Houthi ‘terrorist’ designation

Civil society, faith groups urge US president-elect to overturn decision to label Yemen’s Houthis as ‘terrorists’. Dozens of civil society and faith-based groups in the United States are urging President-elect Joe Biden to overturn the Trump administration’s decision to label Yemen’s Houthis

Biden faces calls to reverse Houthi ‘terrorist’ group designation

United States lawmakers are calling on President-elect Joe Biden to overturn the Trump administration’s decision to label Yemen’s Houthi rebels a “foreign terrorist organization”, slamming it as “short-sighted” and “a death sentence” for millions of people already reeling from years of war.

US designating Yemen’s Houthis a ‘terrorist’ group

DEVELOPING STORY Designation as a terrorist group expected to scare away outside actors from many transactions with Houthi authorities. The United States will designate Yemen’s Houthi rebels as a terrorist group, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, a late-term move that aid

Indonesia bans Islamic Defenders’ Front, citing terrorist links

The hardline group, set up in 1998, is led by controversial cleric Rizieq Shahib who was arrested this month. Indonesia has banned the controversial, but politically influential, hardline group the Islamic Defenders’ Front, nearly three weeks after its leader was arrested for

Police guide that calls BLM a ‘terrorist’ group draws outrage

A prominent law enforcement training group is promoting a lengthy research document riddled with falsehoods and conspiracies that urges local police to treat Black Lives Matter activists as “terrorists” plotting a violent revolution. The document distributed by the International Law Enforcement Educators