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UN Sanctions Committee's Panel in Yemen next Sunday
[23 October 2014]
Yemen, Saudi Arabia discuss bilateral relations
[23 October 2014]
Constitution drafting committee to continue works in Abu Dhabi
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USAID finances agricultural projects in Ibb
[22 October 2014]
Yemen, Somalia discuss bilateral relations
[22 October 2014]
 
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Yemen's Friends steering committee report on national situation
[25 September 2014]
The Peace and National Partnership Agreement
[22 September 2014]
Fuel crisis and political motivations
[15 September 2014]
Hard conditions imposed lifting fuel subsidies: Minister al-Sa'adi
[25 August 2014]
An opportunity to celebrate humanitarian heroes in Yemen
[19 August 2014]
 
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M 5.9 earthquake jolts Taiwan
[21 May 2014]
Poll sees centre-right party winning EP elections
[21 May 2014]
Craftsmanship "the luxurious part of Germany's perfection"
[19 May 2014]
Egyptians abroad cast votes to choose new President
[15 May 2014]
5 Afghan soldiers killed in separate bomb attacks with day
[11 May 2014]
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Army raids Qaeda militants in Abyan
[31/January/2013]

ABYAN, Jan. 31 (Saba) - Armed units, included air forces, raided Thursday al-Qaeda militants in two areas in Abyan governorate, where they have begun to rally.

"Some armed units in cooperation with Abyan popular committees carried out a successful preemptive strike against al-Qaeda terrorists in areas of Mojan and Wadie areas in the governorate," a military source said.

The raid caused huge losses among the militants, he said, adding that hunting operations are underway and will continue till eradicating their all strongholds.

The militants of Ansar al-Sharia, which is affiliated with al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), were driven out of towns of Jaar and Zinjibar after a strong army offensive made against them last year.

Ansar al-Sharia has taken advantage of the 2011 crisis in the country to seize the two towns.

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