Car bomb explodes near security official's home in Yemeni port: newspaper

Reuters News
Posted: Jan 17, 2016 10:18 AM

DUBAI (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded on Sunday outside the home of the director of security for the southern Yemeni port city of Aden, the local Aden al-Ghad newspaper reported, publishing a picture of a thick plume of black smoke near a beach.

"Eyewitnesses told Aden al-Ghad that the car bomb detonated in the vicinity of the house where (Shelal Ali) Shayyeh lives ... The explosion led to deaths and injuries," the paper reported, without elaborating.

(Reporting By Noah Browning; Editing by Gareth Jones)