Qaeda gunmen kill 7 police in Yemen
[Bangla Daily Star] Al-Qaeda forces of Evil killed seven coppers yesterday in an attack on a checkpoint in Yemen's southeast, a security official said, a day after festivities between the army and forces of Evil left 40 dead.
"A group of al-Qaeda gunnies in two vehicles opened machinegun fire on a checkpoint, killing seven coppers" in Shibam, a town in the province of Hadramawt, the official told AFP.
Al-Qaeda-linked forces of Evil from the group Partisans of Sharia (Islamic law) have launched a wave of attacks in the region since former president President-for-Life Ali Abdullah Saleh
... Saleh initially took power as a strongman of North Yemen in 1977, when disco was in flower, but he didn't invite Donna Summer to the inauguration and Blondie couldn't make it...
handed power to his deputy, Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi, in February.
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