185 Yemeni troops dead in weekend al Qaeda attack

Soldiers` bodies were founded mutilated and some were
headless.

‘Yemen troops may have killed civilians’

There are concerns al Qaeda is exploiting Yemen`s instability amid the popular uprising.

Six Yemen troops killed in clashes with `Qaeda`

Six Yemeni soldiers, including two
officers, were killed in clashes with al Qaeda-linked militants.

Yemen troops, Qaeda clash as US presses Saleh to quit

Deadly fighting between Yemeni troops and suspected Al-Qaeda gunmen raged in south Yemen Tuesday, as the United States pressed wounded President Ali Abdullah Saleh to hand over power.