At least 3 hurt in bomb blast near Yemen's oil ministry - witnesses

by Reuters
Sunday, 9 February 2014 10:10 GMT

SANAA, Feb 9 (Reuters) - At least three people were wounded in Sanaa on Sunday when a bomb went off near the oil ministry in the Yemeni capital, witnesses said.

They said the wounded had been travelling in a taxi near the oil ministry. Qatar-based Al Jazeera television said a car bomb had exploded at the oil ministry.

(Reporting By Mirna Sleiman; editing by Sami Aboudi and Janet Lawrence)