Yemeni security officials say gunmen have attacked a bus carrying nurses from a military hospital in the southern city of Aden, killing eight people, including two women, and wounding around a dozen others.
Weekend drone strikes in Yemen killed more than 40 suspected al Qaeda militants, including 30 on Sunday, days after the jihadist network`s Arabian Peninsula offshoot vowed to fight against Western "crusaders".
Saudi militants were behind the massive car bombing and assault on Yemen`s military headquarters that killed more than 50 people, including an Indian nurse and other foreigners, investigators said in a preliminary report.
Yemeni security forces launched a sweep in the capital to find the perpetrators of a deadly attack on the country`s Defense Ministry, sparking clashes that left five suspected militants and one member of the special forces dead, officials said on Friday.
Gunmen shot dead a Yemeni intelligence officer on Monday in Mukalla, a provincial capital where al Qaeda-linked militants briefly seized an army headquarters and took hostages last week, a security source said.
Yemeni military warplanes Friday carried out an attack on two hideouts of the al Qaeda in the southeastern province of Shabwa, killing three terrorists and injuring seven others.Yemeni military warplanes Friday carried out an attack on two hideouts of the al Qaida in the southeastern province of Shabwa, killing three terrorists and injuring seven others.