Blast Rocks Yemen’s City of Aden with Casualties

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Blast Rocks Yemen's City of Aden with Casualties

Blast Rocks Yemen’s City of Aden with Casualties. Local sources report the bomb has been detonated in Yemen’s southern city by militants.

Blast Rocks Yemen's City of Aden with Casualties

Blast Rocks Yemen’s City of Aden with Casualties

A group of militants detonated a car bomb. Driving the vehicle into a government building in Yemen’s southern city of Aden. A source present on the scene told Sputnik.

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The bomb detonated near the Finance Ministry in one of the districts of the city. The source said, adding that the explosion resulted in deaths and injuries.

Yemen has been for years engulfed in a violent conflict. Between the government headed by President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi and the Shiite Houthi movement.

A predominantly Shia political opposition faction in Yemen. Who revolted against the country’s government. Backed by army units loyal to former President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Since March 2015, the Saudi-led coalition of mostly Persian Gulf countries. Has been carrying out airstrikes against the Houthis at Hadi’s request.

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