Suicide blast near Yemen intelligence: Ministry

AFP, Friday 6 Apr 2012

Two Al-Qaeda suicide bombers were reportedly blown up by explosives on their motorcycle intended as an attack against an intelligence bureau

Two suspected Al-Qaeda suicide bombers were killed Friday in Yemen's main southern city of Aden when their payload exploded outside an intelligence bureau they were targeting, the defence ministry said.

"Two suicide bombers belonging to the Al-Qaeda terrorist network were killed when their motorbike exploded... early Friday in Mansura," the ministry's news website 26sep.net said, adding their intended target was a branch of the political security services.

No other casualties were reported.

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