Fuel station fire in Yemen capital

A fire at a petrol station sets a nearby hotel alight in Sanaa.

    There are few details on the cause of the fire [AFP]

    Some witnesses told Al Jazeera that a second explosion took place inside the hotel, setting a furniture shop on the ground floor of the building on fire.
     
    There are no reports of fatalities and the reason behind the explosion is still unknown.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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