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Two blasts in Sana'a wound 20 people: Interior Ministry

Two blasts in Sana'a wound 20 people: Interior Ministry

[26/September/2013]



SANA'A, Sep. 26 (Saba) - Two bombs exploded successively in the capital Sana'a on Thursday wounding 20 people, an official at the Interior Ministry said.

The explosions were taken place on 1:00 p.m. on the 16th Street leading to the Rabat Street by explosive devices hidden among piles of rubbish.

No casualties were reported in the first blast, the official said, adding "when pedestrians gathered in the area the second bomb blew up, causing the injuries.

The blasts targeted mainly citizens on the day of the 51 anniversary of the 26th September revolution, the official said.

He added the security authorities launched a full-scale investigation into the blasts, calling on the citizens to report any suspicious objects and not to approach them.

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