Two killed during Yemen shootout between rival parties

Published October 31st, 2002 - 02:00 GMT

Two people were killed, including a policeman, and another two injured during a shootout Wednesday between supporters of rival parties in Taiz, southwest of Sanaa, a police official said.  


The official told AFP news agency that the shooting broke out following a dispute between supporters of the Islamic opposition party Al-Islah and ruling General People's Congress. 


It occurred at an electoral list registration office for legislative polls, set to be held in April. ( 


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