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7 Killed in Yemen

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People gather around a bus after it was attacked by gunmen in Yemen's southern port city of Aden, June 15, 2014.

People gather around a bus after it was attacked by gunmen in Yemen's southern port city of Aden, June 15, 2014.

Officials in southern Yemen say a gunman has opened fire on a minibus carrying medical personnel, killing at least seven people and wounding about a dozen others.

The attack happened Sunday in the south's main city of Aden.

Yemen, an impoverished Arab country, borders oil giant Saudi Arabia and is home to al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, one of the global Islamist militant group's most active wings.

Some information for this report was provided by AFP and Reuters.
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