Suspected al-Qaida attack in Yemen leaves 26 dead
ReutersADEN, Yemen -- At least 13 soldiers and 13 suspected al-Qaida members died in an attack on an army base in Yemen's southern province of Abyan on Friday, medical and military sources said.
October 20, 2012, 12:06 am TWN
Two militants wearing army uniforms drove an explosives-laden car into the military base, killing themselves and 10 soldiers and injuring 15 other soldiers, a military official said. Moments later, a group of militants attacked the base from the sea and 11 more militants and three soldiers were killed in the fighting that followed.