Attack on military base kills 10 in Yemen

A car bomb detonates in the southern province of Abyan Governorate, killing 10 people and wounding 15 others, say military sources.

Attack on military base kills 10 in Yemen

World Bulletin / News Desk

Ten soldiers were killed and 15 others wounded in a bomb attack targeting a military base in southern Yemen early on Friday.

A bomb laden car detonated in the southern province of Abyan Governorate, military sources said. 

After the blast, gunmen, reportedly members of Al-Qaeda, staged rocket attacks on the base.

Meanwhile, Yemeni army took the control of a police station back from al-Qaeda on Thursday. 

In recent months, there has been an increase in the number of attacks and assassinations targeting security forces. 

Last Mod: 18 Ekim 2013, 14:48
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