A car bomb exploded today, Sunday, in the center of the city of Aden in southern Yemen, killing 6 and injuring 10.
Al-Arabiya / Al-Hadath correspondent reported that Najat was saved Governor of AdenAhmed Lamlas, after his convoy was targeted while passing through the Tawahi neighborhood.
A Yemeni security source explained that “a car bomb that was in the main line of Al-Mualla Street exploded as the convoy of officials, including the Governor of Aden and the Minister of Agriculture and Fishing Salem Al-Saqtri, was happening, “according to Agence France Presse.
For his part, the governor confirmed in subsequent statements to Yemeni media that he is in good health and that the explosion affected his companions.
An outstanding photo of Governor of Aden Ahmed Lamlas after the explosion
In addition, the Yemeni Prime Minister, Maeen Abdul-Malik, ordered the competent authorities to carry out an urgent investigation into the circumstances of this terrorist operation, according to the official news agency “Saba” reported.
This came after he heard a preliminary report on the circumstances of the operation, and the resulting loss of life and property.
He was also made aware, in two separate calls, with the Minister of Agriculture and the Governor of their health, as they confirmed they were in good condition and that no harm had affected them.
3 explosions at Aden airport
It is reported that on December 30, 2020, coinciding with the arrival of the Yemeni government in The provisional capital, Aden, 3 explosions targeted the airport shortly after a plane carrying all the ministers except the Minister of Defense landed, killing 26 people and injuring around 110 others.
From Aden Airport December 30, 2020
A UN investigation in March (2021) blamed the attack on the Houthi militia. The investigation concluded at the time that the Houthis had targeted the airport with three precision-guided ballistic missiles. He also added that the Houthis attempted to target the plane carrying members of the government, noting that the militia targeting of Aden airport is a violation of the rules of international and humanitarian law.
And last week, the city was the scene of clashes between government security forces and an armed group, which left a number of deaths and injuries.