Yemeni military intercepts explosive-laden drone near Aden’s presidential palace

Yemeni military intercepted and destroyed an explosive-laden drone near Aden’s presidential Maasheeq palace.

The newly formed Yemeni governmental officials and Saudi Ambassador to Yemen Mohammed Said al-Jaber were safely transferred to Aden’s presidential palace following the terrorist attack on the city’s airport after the government’s plane landed.

Earlier a large blast and gunfire was heard at Aden airport shortly after a plane carrying Yemen’s newly-formed government landed on Wednesday, an Al Arabiya correspondent reported. At least thirteen people were killed and dozens more were wounded in the attack on Aden airport, two local security sources told Reuters. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.

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Source: Al Arabiya