Bomber kills 60 at mil­i­tary drill

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Uk&world Update -

AT least 60 sol­diers were killed and dozens of oth­ers in­jured when a sui­cide bomber blew him­self up at a mil­i­tary pa­rade drill in theye­meni cap­i­tal Sanaa yes­ter­day. Mil­i­tary of­fi­cials said the bomb­ing, which took place near the pres­i­den­tial palace, is one of the dead­li­est at­tacks in the city in years. They said the at­tacker was a sol­dier tak­ing part in the drill, lin­ing up with fel­low troops at a main square in the cap­i­tal. At least 100 oth­ers were in­jured in the at­tack, they added. The drill was a re­hearsal for a pa­rade for the cel­e­bra­tion ofye­men’s Na­tional Day to­day.

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