The Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Muammar Al-Eryani, condemned and denounced in the strongest terms the terrorist Houthi militia that joined Iran, besieging the home of businessman Sheikh Tawfiq Al-Khamiri, with thirty groups led by the so-called Nasser. Al-Arjali, and intimidation of women and children, as part of the ongoing series of blackmail and restrictions on businessmen and financiers since the coup.
Muammar Al-Eryani explained that this heinous crime confirms that the Houthi militia continues to implement its plan to bulldoze the private sector and eliminate well-known business houses in the areas strongly under its control, for the benefit of companies and investors affiliated with it. , with the aim of completely controlling the commercial sector and controlling the national economy, without regard to the economic conditions. And difficult humanity.
Al-Eryani pointed out that since the coup, the private sector has been subjected to blackmail and continuous restrictions through the closure and confiscation of hundreds of companies, factories and commercial establishments, imposing illegal taxes, fees and fines, detaining goods in ports, removing. of them and sell them, and impose price lists, which led to the bankruptcy of some companies and merchants. The exit of national capital from the country, and the loss of tens of thousands of their jobs.
Al-Eryani called on the international community, the United Nations and its special envoy not to stand by and watch the systematic targeting of the Houthi militia against business houses and capitals that have steadfastly endured and continued their business activity despite the difficult circumstances that threaten to collapse. the economic conditions and exacerbate human suffering, and work to classify it as a “terrorist organization”, and prosecute and hold accountable its leaders and ensure that they do not escape punishment.