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Yemen: Explosion Rocks Aden Refineries

Yemen: Explosion Rocks Aden Refineries

Friday, 11 January, 2019 - 19:30
A general view of the southern port city of Aden, Yemen January 22, 2018. (Reuters)

A violent explosion shook the refineries at the Yemeni port city of Aden on Friday, reported Al-Arabiya television.

A huge fire has since broken out in the area.

The reason for the blast remained unclear.

President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi and his government were following up on the situation.

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