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Plot Uncovered Against Embassies In Sanaa

June 22 2012


Security forces say they have stopped an Islamist plot against Western embassies in Sanaa, the capital of Yemen, reports Agence France-Presse.

"Three suspects armed with weapons, explosives and maps showing [embassy] locations" were detained on Wednesday, Yemeni state news agency SABA reported.

SABA said the suspects were members of Ansar al-Sharia, an arm of Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP).

The same day, multiple airstrikes in Abyan and Shabwa provinces killed at...

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