Wednesday, July 20, 2011

British Shipping Worker Killed in Aden

Car Bomb May Have Been Targeted Assassination
Shipping News Feature

YEMEN – A British man who reportedly works for the Arab Company for Inspection and Marine Consulting has been killed by a car bomb in Aden, the Yemeni capital.

Police officials say the man was killed this morning shortly after he drove away from his hotel. Though no motive has been identified it is reported that the man was a long time resident and as such may have been targeted by militants.

His identity has not yet been officially released. One passer-by was also badly injured in the blast according to police sources.