"...Yemeni military officials have blamed al-Qaeda for setting off a bomb during an assault on an army base at dawn on Friday that killed at least 15 soldiers and wounded 29 others. Eight Qaeda fighters were also killed in the attack, the officials said.
The attackers drove through several checkpoints before entering the base of the Yemeni army's 115th brigade in southern Abyan province, where a drone raid killed at least seven Qaeda members the day before, one official told the AFP news agency. ..."
Friday, October 19, 2012
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