BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:30 P.M.) – The Yemeni government officials that arrived in the port-city of Aden on Wednesday were surprised with a massive blast at the airport, several eyewitnesses reported this afternoon.
According to local reports, the Yemeni government delegation arrived at the Aden International Airport, when a number of explosions erupted due to missile fire.
While it remains unknown who targeted the airport, RT Arabic reported that the missiles targeted a reception hall at the airport, pointing out that there is a risk that the airport will be exposed to more attacks.
Following the attack, RT Arabic released a video from the scene of the airport, showing the damage caused by the powerful explosions on Wednesday.
The Yemeni government has yet to release a death toll from today’s explosion.
No group has claimed responsibility for today’s attack.