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 Security campaign kicks off in Hajjah :: Al-Qaeda assassinate high ranking official in al-Baydha :: Yemen’s first constitutional draft to be ready within four months :: Saudi border guard is gunned down near Yemeni border :: Foreign doctor is kidnapped in Yemen :: Wanted Suspect Farook Abdulhak Illegally Issued 2nd Identity in Yemen :: Fresh protests hit the Yemeni capital :: MERS-related death prompt fears of outbreak in Yemen :: Yemen’s economic outlook remains grim :: Soldier dies in Hadhramawt ::
BREAKING NEWS
z
LOCAL
Last updated: 01:23:27 PM GMT(+03) Saturday, 14, April, 2012
 
 
Defense Ministry: troops kill dozens militants in south Yemen
 
*
 Yemen Post Staff

The Defense Ministry announced on Saturday that army troops assisted by local tribesmen managed to kill dozens of al-Qaeda-suspected militants in ongoing battles in the southern Yemeni war-torn province of Abyan.In a statement posted on its website, the ministry said that security forces and local tribesmen killed 28 militants in the western part of Lawdar, where fierce clashes are continuing for the fifth consecutive day, of Abyan during fierce clashes.The clashes erupted in Lawdar after the Islamists stormed an army outpost and killed dozens of soldiers last week. The Jihadists also loitered large quantity of heavy and medium weapons before they were forced to retreat due to the intensified attacks by US unmanned drones.The well-trained Counterterrorism troops, whom Hadi told defense minister to send to the south in order to be involved in the clashes against the terror network, were supposed to arrive to Abyan late Thursday but that did not take place.The troops and the public committees- armed local tribesmen- regained Um Ayan area of Lawder after forcing the militants to retreat, local media outlets reported Friday.Local tribesmen felt obliged to defend their towns and fight al-Qaeda alongside the government after they see the nation's army be outmaneuvered, with the militants storming military outposts, killing dozens of soldiers, and loitering heavy weapons.

 

 
 
 
    - Ads- مادة إعلانية
  BY: Shaher Abdulhak Saleh
 
مبادرة: معا لتأييد ونشر الخير في اليمن
لنشر حملاتكم التي تبث في مصلحة الخير لليمن يرجى التواصل مع
شاهر عبدالحق صالح على العنوان التالي
together.good.yemen@gmail.com
 
Initiative: together to support and spread the good in Yemen
To publish your campaigns, which broadcasts in the interest of the good of Yemen please communicate with Shaher Abdulhak Saleh at the following address:
together.good.yemen@gmail.com

 

 

   

YEMEN POST STAFF
*
Source: Yemen Post Newspaper
 
 
MORE LOCAL
 
Security campaign kicks off in Hajjah
Al-Qaeda assassinate high ranking official in al-Baydha
Yemen’s first constitutional draft to be ready within four months
Saudi border guard is gunned down near Yemeni border
Foreign doctor is kidnapped in Yemen
Wanted Suspect Farook Abdulhak Illegally Issued 2nd Identity in Yemen
Fresh protests hit the Yemeni capital
Soldier dies in Hadhramawt
Women rights activist calls for change in Yemen
Press Statement: Humanitarian Coordinator concerned over situation in Amran
 
 
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
 Security campaign kicks off in Hajjah
 Al-Qaeda assassinate high ranking official in al-Baydha
 Yemen’s first constitutional draft to be ready within four months
 Saudi border guard is gunned down near Yemeni border
 Foreign doctor is kidnapped in Yemen
 Wanted Suspect Farook Abdulhak Illegally Issued 2nd Identity in Yemen
 
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