YEMEN: ‘ Bomb Blast at Shiite Gathering Kills Forty Two People Including Children ‘

#AceNewsServices – YEMEN – October 09 – At least 42 people, including some children have been killed in the capital of Yemen, Sanna, according to medical officials.

The deaths occurred after an explosion hit a Shiite gathering in the city, however the officials say the death toll could still rise as a number of the injured are in a critical condition.

The blast happened as hundreds of supporters of the rebel Houthis group began to conglomerate in the centre of the capital.

They were demonstrating against President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi’s choice for new prime minister, Ahmed Awad bin Mubarak, according to AP.

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