At least 35 people died after suicide bombers detonated explosives at two Zaydi Shiite mosques in the capital, Sana.
An Interior Ministry official said that least 31 people were killed and that more than 70 were wounded in Sana, the capital.
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There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombings in the central city of Rada, but suspicion fell on Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.
The victims included at least nine foreigners, and heavy snow forced the suspension of rescue operations until Thursday.
Forty-nine hostages held for months in Iraq were returned to Turkey on Saturday after what Turkey said was a covert operation led by its intelligence agency.
At least 89 people were killed in a huge explosion at a busy market in Paktika Province, officials said, even as the Taliban, the main suspects, denied responsibility.
At least 35 were killed after battles between Shiite rebels and government-allied tribes northwest of the capital, while in the south gunmen killed six soldiers on patrol, officials reported.