US-backed Yemeni forces rescued an American soldier Tuesday just hours after his capture in an Al-Qaeda attack on an air base in the violence-wracked country, military officials said.
At least three Al Qaeda militants were killed in a raid by the Yemeni armed forces Wednesday, a security official said.
Germany will close its embassy in Yemen on Sunday and Monday for security reasons, a spokesman for the foreign ministry said on Saturday.
The city was under al Qaeda control for months until a military offensive reclaimed the territory earlier this year.
Soldiers` bodies were founded mutilated and some were
Suspected al Qaeda militants killed two Frenchmen in Niger on Saturday.
Suspected al Qaeda gunmen assault two S Yemen security offices killing 2.
The US government has warned ships sailing off Yemen`s coast of the risk of al Qaeda attacks similar to a suicide bombing of the US warship Cole in 2000 that killed 17 US sailors.
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