Bombardment continues as Pakistanis reach Aden for evacuation

March 31, 2015 7:16 AM

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ISLAMABAD: Fierce bombardment continued in the Yemeni city of Aden overnight as the foreign office said that 20 Pakistani citizens had reached the city on Tuesday.

Around 150 Pakistanis stranded in the war-torn country are expected to reach Aden today to be evacuated back to Pakistan, said a representative of Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as Saudi-led air strikes hammered Houthi rebel targets in Yemen.

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