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Four soldiers killed in attack by Al-Qaeda E. Yemen

SANAA, March 11 (KUNA) -- Four soldiers were killed in an offensive launched by Al-Qaeda outfit against a police checkpoint at the entrance of Hajreen historical city of Daw'an of Hadhramaut governorate, east of Yemen, a security source said here Friday.
The source told 26th of September website, a mouthpiece of Yemeni Ministry of Defense, that terror elements assailed the checkpoint, noting that a security dragnet has been recently cast to track down the culprits and bring them to justice.
Further, four soldiers and one officer were killed four days ago in an attack targeting a military vehicle that was transporting food supplies to a camp in Mar'ib governorate, northeastern of Yemen. (end) az.aff KUNA 112116 Mar 11NNNN