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Terrorists Targeted By Airstrikes

April 24 2012


A pair of airstrikes in southern Yemen has killed 20 Al-Qaida suspects, reports Agence France-Presse, citing Yemen's Defense Ministry.

On Sunday, three men were killed when a missile hit their vehicle on a desert road in the Samda region between Jouf and Marib provinces, said witnesses.

On Saturday, 17 suspected Al-Qaida militants were killed in an air raid that struck a hideout in the southern town of Loder, said the ministry.

Fifty-seven Islamist insurgents have been...

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