Terrorism in Yemen

Forces kill suspected al-Qaida leader in Yemen home

Yemeni forces have killed a suspected local al-Qaida chief  in a clash at his house in the southern province of Abyan. A Yemeni soldier died and another was wounded when troops stormed the residence of an alleged insurgent identified as Abdullah Hubaibat, on the outskirts of the town of Loder. Two other jihadist suspects were wounded …

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Four al Qaeda members killed in suspected U.S. drone strike

Four members of al Qaeda’s Yemen branch, including a local commander, were killed in a suspected U.S. drone strike on a vehicle traveling east of the capital Sanaa. The attack in Marib province, controlled by forces loyal to exiled President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, occurred late on Friday. A local commander of the militant Al Qaeda …

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