Yemen military says 30 Islamist militants killed

SANAA - Yemen's military said on Tuesday it had killed 30 al-Qaida and other Islamist militants who seized the southern coastal city of Zinjibar about 10 days ago, including a local al-Qaida leader.
Fighting has flared in the city near a major sea lane for transporting oil. Local officials said separately that 15 soldiers have been killed in clashes.
Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use and privacy policy