Yemen: bomb suicide bomber killed 100 soldiers.
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Sanaa : Yemen | May 21, 2012 at 7:17 AM PDT
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May 21 Yemen Sanaa a soldier detonated a bomb 96 people died and 300 people injured

An attacker suicide detonated his explosives during a rehearsal for a military parade in the Yemeni capital, killing about a hundred soldiers , medics and police international agencies, in the deadliest attack has occurred in the city in years . The government still managed a more cautious figure, "at least 60 soldiers." Different media also reported 300 wounded .

The bomber detonated his explosives minutes before the arrival of the minister of defense and the prime minister, who waited to greet the troops, officials said.

Practiced FOR NATIONAL DAY OF YEMEN

military officials who spoke on condition of anonymity said the attacker was a soldier who participated in the trial of the parade in the capital's main square near the presidential palace in Sanaa. The event was conducted as a practice on Tuesday to celebrate the National Day of Yemen.

Ambulances rushed to the scene to transport the wounded to hospitals or health centers nearby.

In another attack , militants opened fire on three instructors of the U.S. Coast Guard, one of whom was injured in the west of the country, security officials said.The attack happened Sunday in the port city of Hodeidah, overlooking the Red Sea.

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IQBALMEMON468 is based in Islamabad, Federal Capital Area, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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