Bomb blasts kill 29 in Yemen mosque during Eid al-Adha prayers

Two suicide bomb explosions have killed at least 29 people in a mosque during Eid al-Adha prayers in the Yemeni capital of Sana’a, reports say.

According to the Yemeni al-Masirah TV network on Thursday, two terrorists blew themselves up at the al-Balili Mosque in al-Safia neighborhood in Sana’a, leaving the 25 worshipers dead and many others injured.

Reports said that the assailants managed to enter the mosque wearing women’s clothes.

ISIL takfiri terrorist group, one of several factions fighting against the Houthis in Yemen, claimed responsibility for the blast saying it had targeted Houthi “infidels.”

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