YEMEN Press Agency

Violent explosion rocks Mukalla city in Hadramout

HADRAMOUT, Jul. 21 (YPA) – A violent explosion rocked central of Mukalla city, the capital of Hadramout province, eastern Yemen, on Wednesday evening,

According to a local source, a military patrol of the commander of the anti-mine unit in Al-Mihdhar Brigade, Islaam Bahchwan, exploded in Mukalla Corniche square, while it was apparently loaded with flammable materials.

The blast let to a fire in the area and the burning of at least two cars, without reports of casualties, the source added.