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Yemen: army stormed a Rebel city

Yemeni seven soldiers were killed during the storming of Zindjibar, a city in southern Yemen in the hands of extremists may be linked to Al Qaeda terrorist network, Western media reported.

Twelve other soldiers were wounded. The number of terrorists killed was not disclosed.

Zindjibar fell into the hands of terrorists May 27.Since then, the commandos have blown up several government buildings in the city.The Air Force conducts regular raids on this city of 20,000 inhabitants.

The voltage in Yemen is up a notch after the attack against President Ali Abdullah Saleh last Friday.

During his hospitalization in Saudi Arabia, his son Ahmed, who holds the reins of power.

Since early February, Yemen was the scene of violent anti-government demonstrations demanding the ouster of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, in power for over 30 years.

Several hundred people have died since the beginning of the dispute.






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