Yemen: jihadists blow up busload of schoolgirls

The same day that Talibans shot and beheaded 132 school children in Pakistan, their co-religionists in Yemen carried out a similar attack. Via BBC:

At least 25 people, among them 15 children, have been killed in twin car bomb attack in the central Yemeni province of Bayda, reports say.

The children were inside a school bus that was passing a checkpoint manned by Shia Houthi rebels in the Radaa area when the first bomb exploded. …

The Associated Press news agency quoted the Houthis as saying the victims were all girls who had attended a local primary school. …

The Houthis did not say if the 10 people killed by the second blast were members of their group or bystanders…

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