Practice Relating to the Prohibition of Certain Types of Landmines
Under Yemen’s Anti-Personnel Mine Law (2005), producing, possessing, using, transferring and trading anti-personnel mines are offences punishable by imprisonment. 
Yemen, Anti-Personnel Mine Law, 2005, §§ 3 and 7.
Yemen attended the preparatory meetings for the adoption of a treaty banning anti-personnel landmines held in Vienna, Austria, and Brussels, endorsed the Final Declaration of the Brussels Conference on Anti-personnel Landmines in June 1997 and was a full participant in the Oslo negotiations in September 1997. It voted in favour of the UN General Assembly resolutions in support of a ban on anti-personnel landmines in 1996, 1997 and 1998. 
Landmine Monitor Report 1999: Toward a Mine-Free World, available at