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 Dealing with insolvency in Yemen :: Four security officers have been killed in the past 24 hours :: Identifying al-Qaeda’s dead :: Yemen crude oil export on free fall for February :: Prison breakout averted in al-Baydha :: Dozens of al-Qaeda militants are killed in broad air offensive :: Second drone strike against al-Qaeda positions in 48 hours :: The kidnapping of children in Yemen :: Technological breakthrough is attributed to Yemeni national :: Yemen moves toward social inclusion, UNICEF campaign ::
BREAKING NEWS
z
LOCAL
Last updated: 08:30:19 PM GMT(+03) Monday, 11, June, 2012
 
 

Army retakes key ammunition factory in Abyan, kills 25 militants

 
*
 Yemen Post Staff

The Yemeni army managed to retake control of a key ammunition factory called 7 October located in the southern trouble-torn province of Abyan, leaving at least 25 militants killed, local sources told the local news website al-Masdar on Monday. The troops assisted by the tribal militias, which were formed to help the army kick the militants out from Zinjubar and Ja'ar, regained control over the key ammunition factory after fierce clashes with the militants, the sources said. The sources, according to al-Masdar, added that the calashes erupted in the early hours of Monday and lasted until 10 a.m. The army troops advanced towards Ja'ar and they are positioned at its entrances ready to storm the town. They noted that at least 4 soldiers were killed and two others wounded. War planes accompanied with heavy artillery shelling on the militants' hideouts helped the troops advance and achieve progress in the battles which forced thousands of families to evacuate their homes. Tow civilians were wounded as a result of the army air strikes, according to the sources. The army has stepped up its operations in Abyan with the aim of eliminating the al-Qaeda-linked militants in Abyan, Being significantly hit by the intensive army attacks, al-Qaeda resorted to carrying out deadly suicide attacks, which left hundreds of soldiers killed and others wounded. Last month,the terror network claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in Sana'a. The deadly attack left more than 100 soldiers performing rehearsals for a parade killed and other 300 wounded.

 

 

 

 


YEMEN POST STAFF

 

 
 
 
    - 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

 

 

   
*
Source: Yemen Post Newspaper
 
 
MORE LOCAL
 
Four security officers have been killed in the past 24 hours
Identifying al-Qaeda’s dead
Dealing with insolvency in Yemen
Prison breakout averted in al-Baydha
Dozens of al-Qaeda militants are killed in broad air offensive
Second drone strike against al-Qaeda positions in 48 hours
The kidnapping of children in Yemen
Yemen moves toward social inclusion, UNICEF campaign
Yemen FM warns - security is one of the main challenges facing Yemen
Death of New Zealander in drone strike generates controversy
 
 
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 autopsy of a strike
 Four security officers have been killed in the past 24 hours
 Identifying al-Qaeda’s dead
 In an unequal world, we need inclusive growth
 Dealing with insolvency in Yemen
 Yemen crude oil export on free fall for February
 
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