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Six soldiers killed by Al Qaeda gunmen in Yemen

Jul 06, 2014    

Sanaa, July 6 (IANS) At least six Yemeni army personnel were killed in an ambush Sunday by suspected Al Qaeda gunmen in Yemen.The killings occurred in the southern province of Abyan, a security source told Xinhua on condition of anonymity."The six army personnel were travelling by a military vehicle on main road town of Mahfad in Abyan," the security source said. "The Al Qaeda militants stopped them in a well-planned ambush, forced them out of the vehicle, and shot them dead at the scene," the source added.The government troops backed by anti-Al Qaeda militiamen in Abyan ha...

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