Militants attack presidential palace in mounting Yemen turmoil

Suspected al Qaeda-linked gunmen attacked Yemen`s presidential palace on Friday and tried to kill the Defence Minister in his car, selecting high profile targets in apparent reprisal for the Army`s biggest push against militants in nearly two years.

Suspected US drone in Yemen kills 4 militants

Yemeni security officials say a suspected US drone strike killed four al Qaeda militants in the country`s south.

Yemen airstrikes kill at least 5 militants

A security official says Yemeni warplanes killed at least 5 al Qaeda-linked militants in airstrikes against hideouts in the southern Abyan province.

Yemen militants attack barracks, 13 killed

A Yemeni military official says
al Qaeda-linked militants have attacked a military barracks in
an embattled southern town, leaving two soldiers and 11
militants dead.

Armed militants storm intelligence building in Yemen

Securitymen say alleged Qaeda militants storm intelligence service headquarters in Aden.