Al Qaeda militants seize southern Yemen town, kill militia leader

ADEN-Dozens of al Qaeda militants took control of the southern Yemeni town of Ahwar on Saturday, residents said, consolidating the group’s control over much of the region.

In a separate incident, two gunmen riding a motorbike killed one of the most senior commanders in the Popular Resistance, Sheikh Mazen al-Aqrabi. 

via ynetnews.com

Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4768462,00.html

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