Oil pipeline is blown up in Yemen

An unidentified group bombed dawn on Friday a major pipeline in Aden connecting the oil port and refinery in Briqa region.

An official source at Aden Refinery said that unknown people planted an explosive device that exploded in the pipeline and caused fire.

The source stated that the blast caused extensive damage in the pipeline.

He stressed that refineries' crews immediately cut off fuel supplies passing through the pipeline.