Yemen News Agency ( SABA)

Al-Qaeda suspects kill 9 Yemeni soldiers

Al-Qaeda suspects kill 9 Yemeni soldiers


ABYAN, Jan.07 (Saba) - At least nine Yemeni soldiers were killed Friday in an ambush carried out by suspected al-Qaeda militants in the Lauder district in Yemen's southern Abyan province. quoted local sources as saying that the attack targeted a military water truck and a patrol escorting it while on their way to bring water supplies in the area.

After the heinous attack, about 15 armed elements, believed to be Al-Qaeda members, were seen fleeing the scene, the website said, citing eyewitnesses.


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