Al-Qaida attack on regional headquarters of Yemen's Shiite Houthi rebels kills at least 6

January 4, 2015 6:00 PM

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SANAA, Yemen – Al-Qaida militants bombed an office of Shiite Houthi rebels south of Yemen's capital Sunday, killing six Houthis and wounding 31, officials said.

Police said the bombing in Dhamar province, some 100 kilometers (62 miles) from Sanaa, targeted a local headquarters of the Houthi movement, which has seized a string of Yemeni cities, including the capital.

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