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Sectarian Violence in Yemen Kills 40

March 7th, 2014 · 4:01 pm @   -  No Comments
Date of Occurrence: March 8, 2014 Location: Sana, Yemen Event: Sectarian violence Fatalities: 40 Injuries/Displaced: unknown

At least 40 people have died as a result of sectarian violence between Shiite Muslim rebels and Sunni tribesmen in and around Sana, Yemen.  Clashes over the past few days have occurred in the Al Jawf Province (90 miles NE of Sana) and Hamdan (10 NW Sana).  In addition, a 3-story Sunni religious center was destroyed on Sunday the 9th.


New York Times