Deadly Explosions Hit Aden Airport As Newly-Formed Yemeni Government Arrives

Three explosions hit Aden airport as the newly-formed Yemeni government arrived from Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, December 30, the Saudi owned Al-Arabiya reported.

A Yemeni government spokesperson said 27 people were killed and dozens injured in the explosion. Storyful cannot independently confirm this toll.

The cabinet members, including Prime Minister Maeen Abdulmalik, were transferred safely to the city’s presidential palace, Reuters said.

Footage shared by the Yemen Today TV shows their correspondent reporting from the airport at the moment an explosion hits. Credit: Yemen Today TV via Storyful