Advertise   Subscribe Contact Yemen Post
 
About Us   Our Mission Terms & Services
Yemen Post Newspaper Logo  
Editor Picture The first of a hundred steps is now complete. We salute those who helped the NDC become the road map for the future Yemen. Strides of success were made, but the real test awaits us all. Will the government deliver and turn ink on paper into reality?  
Hakim Almasmari  
 Publisher & Editor in Chief   
  Email the Editor
Advanced Search
HOME EDITORIAL LOCAL INTERVIEW REPORT POLITICS BUSINESS HEALTH YEMEN IN THE NEWS MIDDLE EAST INTERNATIONAL ARCHIVE
LATEST UPDATES The ransom dilemma, to pay or not to pay :: An officer is slain in Lawdar :: Rising prices at the pump, Yemenis might be in for a rude awakening :: Failed assassination attempt against top military commander :: Those who pray together … :: US diplomat confirms they made contact with Sharif Mobley :: Mike Harvey’s long walk to freedom :: Al Qaeda strikes again, this time in Abyan :: More soldiers die by the hands of Al Qaeda :: The Houthis have withdrawn from Amran ::
BREAKING NEWS
z
LOCAL
Last updated: 08:50:08 PM GMT(+03) Wednesday, 16, November, 2011
 
 

Death of 7 al-Qaeda Fighters in Abyan

 
*
 Yemen Post Staff

 

According to local government officials in Yemen's southern region of Abyan the government troops would have killed 7 al-Qaeda militants this Tuesday as assaults between the two parties continue.
Amongst the dead were one Iranian man, a Pakistani and 2 Somali nationals, confirming fears of an intricate terror network within the country.
Military sources confirmed the government statement which announced that its forces had to shell 2 key government buildings in Zinjibar after the Islamist militants managed to seize it.
As Yemen continues to be locked into a political and power stalemate, security in its southern and now northern region has fallen apart, allowing armed groups to vent and implement their take-over plans. The nation is now sandwiched in between the threat of al-Qaeda in the south and al-Houthis territorial ambitions in the north.

 

 

 

 

 


*
Source: Yemen Post Newspaper
 
 
MORE LOCAL
 
The ransom dilemma, to pay or not to pay
An officer is slain in Lawdar
Rising prices at the pump, Yemenis might be in for a rude awakening
Failed assassination attempt against top military commander
Those who pray together …
US diplomat confirms they made contact with Sharif Mobley
Mike Harvey’s long walk to freedom
Al Qaeda strikes again, this time in Abyan
British teacher is finally freed
Al Qaeda Yemen seeks to emulate ISIL
 
 
Comments
 
Leave a Comment
Comment will be published once it has been approved by our moderators.
Name:
Title:
Comment:

TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Yemen Post may edit comments for length and clarity but will not change the tone of the message. Comments will only be accepted if all fields (including name) are filled correctly and the message isn't abusive, defamatory or offensive. All comments sent may be forwarded for use in the Yemen Post newspaper.
Article Tools
Email this Article Email this article
Print Friendly Version Print
Email this Article Email the Editor
 
Most popular
 The ransom dilemma, to pay or not to pay
 An officer is slain in Lawdar
 
Services
  Letters to the Editor
  Dear President
  Advertise
  Subscribe
  Submit Your Articles
  Classified
  Readers' Letters
 

 
Quick poll
Do you think President Hadi is building the base to rule Yemen for many years?

VOTE  OR SEE POLL RESULTS
 

   
   
   
© Yemen Post. All Rights Reserved 2007- 2014    

 Designed and developed by
  HyperLink