The American Kafir

2011/03/22

Yemen: 2 Al Qaeda Fighters Killed In Clash With Army

Source Link: Stratfor

Al Qaeda militants on March 22 surrounded a Yemeni army unit in Loder in the southern province of Abyan, leading to a firefight in which two militants died and a third was injured, a security official said, AFP reported. The official said five soldiers were injured in the three-hour clash, in which both sides used artillery, machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades. A witness said the bodies of three al Qaeda fighters were removed from the scene.

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