In Yemen, the attack of a suicide bomber killed 25 police

В Йемене в результате атаки смертника погибли 25 полицейских

In the city of al-Mukalla in southern Yemen a suicide bomber detonated the device at the center of recruitment of police officers. The attack killed 25 police, who took first in the service of the city, which only last month was occupied by government forces, writes the Associated Press.

At least 17 people were injured. It is expected that the number of victims will increase.

In this case the chief of police of the city, which is located on the shore of the Gulf of Aden, survived.

“Islamic state” has already declared that the suicide bomber was a member of the organization.

The port of al-Mukalla in the South of the country was about a year a stronghold of the terrorists in Yemen. At the end of April 2016, the army regained control of al-Mukalla.

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