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.
Yemeni security officials say a suspected US drone strike killed four al Qaeda militants in the country`s south.
A security official says Yemeni warplanes killed at least 5 al Qaeda-linked militants in airstrikes against hideouts in the southern Abyan province.
A Yemeni military official says
al Qaeda-linked militants have attacked a military barracks in
an embattled southern town, leaving two soldiers and 11
Securitymen say alleged Qaeda militants storm intelligence service headquarters in Aden.
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August 27, 2014
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