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9 Yemen soldiers killed in Qaeda assault on army post

By AFP ADEN: Al-Qaeda militants on Sunday tried to overrun an army post in Yemen’s restive Abyan province, sparking a fierce firefight in which nine soldiers were killed and several captured, medics and officials said. The firefight in Kud district of Abyan also left six soldiers wounded, a medic said. “The hospital has received the …


Egyptian Qaeda suspect arrested in Cairo

By AFP CAIRO: Authorities at Cairo airport on Thursday detained an Egyptian national suspected of belonging to Al-Qaeda in Yemen, an airport official told AFP. Rabie Abdullah, who was travelling under a false name, arrived on Thursday from Yemen and was stopped by authorities at Cairo airport, the official said. Abdullah had been travelling with …


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