Photo: Circulating image of the explosion site. May 26, 2022 (local media)

Aden: 38 Dead and Wounded in an Explosive Device Explosion


Thu, 26-05-2022 05:51 PM, Aden

Aden (South24)

Today, 4 civilians were killed, and 34 others were injured in an explosive device explosion in the city of Aden.

According to the Media Secretary of Aden Security, Khaled Al-Sanamy, an explosive device planted in a garbage barrel exploded in a local fish market in Sheikh Othman district.

The explosion occurred at noon when locals crowded the markets of Aden.

A circulating video showed the site of the explosion.

Security forces in Aden said that they arrested a number of suspects involved in the incident.

The explosion comes less than two weeks after a bomb implanted in a car exploded in Al-Mualla district of Aden, targeting Major General Saleh Al-Dharhani, a senior commander in the Southern forces.

Al-Mualla explosion did not leave any casualties, according to official authorities. Furthermore, no party claimed responsibility for these violent incidents so far.

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