Motorcycle Gunmen Open Fire on Yemen Protestors

Ad Feedback

Gunmen on motorcycles attacked demonstrators in Yemen Wednesday, killing one person and injuring several others.

Opposition activist Radwan al-Obisi said the protesters in the port city of Hodeida were demanding the removal of longtime President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

In a separate incident, AFP also reported a policeman was shot dead and three others were wounded by protesters in Aden, Yemen's main southern port city.

More than 120 people have been killed since anti-government demonstrations began two months ago in the country.

A local affiliate of al Qaeda has taken advantage of the chaos to set up shop in remote parts of Yemen.

Log in or create an account to post a comment.  

CBN IS HERE FOR YOU!

Are you seeking answers in life? Are you hurting? Are you facing a difficult situation?

Find peace with God, discover more about God or send us your prayer request.

Call The 700 Club Prayer Center at 1 (800) 823-6053, 24 hours a day.

A caring friend will be there to pray with you in your time of need.

 CBNNews.com

CBNNews.com

CBN News is a national/international, nonprofit news organization that provides programming by cable, satellite, and the Internet, 24-hours a day. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.