ISIS claims responsibility for attack on Yemeni police station

It was one of two major attacks in Aden on Thursday that killed a total of 51 people. (File photo: Reuters)

The ISIS group’s affiliate in Yemen has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on a police station in the southern city of Aden the previous day.

That attack killed 11 people and involved suicide bombers using a car, a bus and motorcycles laden with explosives that targeted a police station in the city’s Omar al-Mokhtar neighborhood during a morning police roll-call.

It was one of two major attacks in Aden on Thursday that killed a total of 51 people. The other attack involved a ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s Houthi militia at a military parade of rival forces and killed at least 40 troops.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:55 - GMT 06:55
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