Weapon arm depot of al-Qaeda captured in Hadhramout
1/29/2017 1:37:00 AM
Security forces in Hadhramout governorate has managed to capture a weapon arm depot of al-Qaeda in al-Shahar town, in the east of Hadhramout.
A military source told Alsahwah Net that security sources raided the depot after they received intelligence information about the depot.
The source affirmed that a great deal of arms including ammunition, explosives and landmines were seized from the depot.
Yemeni forces backed by the Arab Coalition forces launched a military campaign against al-Qaeda in the oil-rich province of Hadharmout, almost a year after the group cashed in on nationwide chaos and gained control of the coastal region.
The forces clashed with al-Qaeda in many areas outside the port city of Mukalla before the group decided to pull out with the military closing in.