At Least 16 Dead After Attack At U.S. Embassy In Yemen

September 17, 2008

At least 16 people are dead after an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Yemen on Wednesday...........Washington (ChattahBox) – At least 16 people are dead after an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Yemen on Wednesday.

The attack took place in front of the U.S. Embassy in Yemen early Wednesday when a car bomb struck the front gates.

It is believed that this was a suicide attack, which left many dead

Among the dead include 4 civilians, 6 security forces who guard the embassy, as well as 6 terrorists.

There have been other injuries, but few details have been released thus far.

There were no Americans killed in the suicide attack on the U.S. Embassy.

The embassy is going to remain closed for the dayy until they learn more.


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