Governor of Yemen's Aden survives 'Qaeda' bombing

Yemenis inspect a charred vehicle following a suicide car bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Aden's governor on July 15, 2016The governor of Yemen’s main southern city Aden survived a suicide car bombing that struck his convoy on Friday, a security official said, blaming Al-Qaeda. Aidarus al-Zubaidi escaped unharmed after the attack in the Inmaa district of Aden but three of his companions were wounded, the official said. The port city, the temporary base of Yemen’s Saudi-backed government, has seen a wave of bombings and shootings targeting officials and security forces.

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