About 13 al-Qaeda operators killed in Abyan
2/4/2017 11:46:00 PM
Thirteen al-Qaeda operators were killed on Saturday as tribesmen installed ambushes in the town of Lawdar, Abyan governorate, a Yemeni security source told Alsahwah Net.
The source affirmed that al-Qaeda returned to the southern towns of Lawdar and Shaqrah though al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula had previously declared that it withdrew from these towns.
Tribesmen clashed with al-Qaeda terrorists inside the town when the terrorists tried to enter some public facilities, the source added.
The source said that clashes lasted two hours between al-Qaeda militants and tribesmen, and they ended when al-Qaeda militants withdrew.
Meanwhile, sources of Aden Police Department told Alsahwah Net that a counter-terrorism unit stormed into a place in al-Mimdarah neighborhood in Aden and managed to capture Abu Dujanah.
Aden Police said that a counter-terrorism unit stormed into a place in al-Mimdarah neighborhood in Aden and captured Abud Dujanah from.
Security sources said that Abu Dujanah admitted, during investigations, that he carried out assassinations against security and military officials in Aden.