In a press release from Campaign Against Arms Trade:
Quaker activist Sam Walton has attempted to put Saudi General Al-Asserie under citizens arrest for war crimes in Yemen. Asserie was on his way to speak to the European Council on Foreign Relations, where he was met with protests. Sam was forced away by Asserie’s bodyguards.
General Asiri is a spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition and advisor to Saudi Arabia’s defense minister. He has lied about war crimes in Yemen, such as using internationally banned cluster bombs.
Demonstrators protest against the visit of Major General Ahmad Hassan Mohammad Asiri a spokesman for the Saudi-led coaltion which is attacking Yemen, to the UK.