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2 Killed in Yemen Protests

HeadlineFeb 23, 2011

In Yemen, two protesters were killed and 10 more were wounded outside in the capital city of Sana’a late Tuesday night. Pro-government supporters are said to have indiscriminately fired into a crowd of demonstrators. As in Egypt, there has been speculation plainclothes police officers and others backed by the government have been used to break up opposition protests.

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