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World - Region
6/17/2012 5:43:53 PM
After Yemen's government retrieved southern cities previously occupied by Al-Qaeda supporters, residents doubt the state's ability to maintain security as the Islamist militants once did

World - Region
6/15/2012 10:48:11 AM
The Yemeni military takes control of the city of Shuqra, a stronghold of Al-Qaeda in Abyan province that fell under government forces following the withdrawal of the radically-Islamist militants

World - Region
6/14/2012 2:17:43 PM
After militants were forced out of their major strongholds of Zinjibar and Jaar, Yemeni troops and tribesmen advance on the southern coastal town of Shaqra, driving out al-Qaeda members in a US-backed offensive

World - Region
6/11/2012 2:35:37 PM
Yemeni troops recaptured some territory held by al Qaeda-linked militants and geared up for a push into their strongholds on Monday

World - Region
6/9/2012 1:34:46 PM
Yemeni troops kill nine Al-Qaeda militants on Jaar outskirts after the extremists killed two soldiers

World - Region
6/3/2012 11:56:45 AM
Local and military sources reveal clashes between the army and Al-Qaeda militants south of Jaar, a major Al-Qaeda stronghold in Abyan which the Yemeni troops have been trying to retake following earlier confrontations

World - Region
5/28/2012 11:05:55 AM
Military and local officials say at least five Al-Qaeda militants and one civilian were killed in overnight battles in Yemen's turbulent Abyan province

World - Region
5/26/2012 3:46:59 PM
National army says it recaptured Al-Qaeda places in Zinjibar after fierce fighting that cost 12 of its own

World - Region
5/13/2012 1:24:41 PM
Yemen's army launches a comprehensive offensive on Al-Qaeda hideouts in a bid to help end its growing control of the south

World - Region
5/3/2012 2:41:28 PM
Eight 'Al-Qaeda' militants are killed in Yemen's Abyan province after violent clashes on Monday that left at least 22 dead

World - Region
4/30/2012 12:23:58 PM
A senior military official in the Defense Ministry says former president Saleh continues to meddle in Yemen's affairs, as his son Ahmed refuses to obey orders by the new president Hadi

World - Region
4/14/2012 1:40:13 PM
Yemen's army says 222 people were killed in five days during clashes between the troops and the militants around the Al-Qaeda-seized town of Loder

World - Region
4/3/2012 12:53:26 PM
Yemen's army says 38 Al-Qaeda militants were killed in two-days shelling and air strikes that targetted their hideouts

World - Region
3/30/2012 3:13:49 PM

World - Region
3/6/2012 3:50:37 PM
In a blow to newly-inaugurated president, violences surges with deadly attack on Sunday against Yemeni military

World - Region
3/4/2012 3:14:06 PM
At least nine soldiers were killed and 6 others injured during a fierce firefight in Yemen province of Abyan

World - Region
2/25/2012 2:27:32 PM
At least 20 people are killed in a suicide attack targeting Yemen's Republican Guards, hours after newly elected president takes oath of office

World - Region
1/20/2012 11:31:36 AM

World - Region
1/15/2012 10:02:26 AM
Dozens of Al-Qaeda militants have seized a small town about 170 km (105 miles) southeast of Yemen's capital Sanaa

World - Region
12/26/2011 5:55:17 PM
Five soldiers and two militants killed in an armed fight in the city of Zinjibar, southern Yemen

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