At least 12 protesters killed by gunfire in Yemen’s Taiz

SANAA, (Reuters) – At least 12 protesters were  killed when security forces opened fire in the Yemeni city of  Taiz, south of the capital, today, a medical source said.
A second hospital source said hundreds had been wounded in  the clashes, most suffering from tear gas inhalation. Thirty had  been wounded by gunfire and 16 of them were in critical  condition, he said.
In the port city of Hudaida, armed men in civilian clothes  opened fire on protesters, witnesses said. Fifty people had been  wounded, most by tear gas, a medical source there said.

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