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Two senior Yemeni officers shot dead


Gunmen shot dead two senior Yemeni officers in separate ambushes on their cars yesterday, security sources said. It was not immediately known who the gunmen were but Yemeni officials have blamed a string of similar killings of police officers and military officials on Islamist militants that are apparently affiliated to al Qaeda.

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Transport Tragedy

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