News: Attack in Yemen

Ten killed after car bomb explodes outside U.S. embassy in Yemen
Last updated at 11:17 AM on 17th September 2008

Ten people have died after a car bomb exploded outside the American embassy in Yemen this morning.

The heavily-fortified compound was on fire after the two explosions. Heavy gunfire was also heard and smoke seen rising from the compound, witnesses said.

Al Arabiya Television said that the initial blast was caused by a suspected car bomb and that there were believed to be casualties.  -Daily Mail, UK

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