The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

Five-day forecast

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi62° Chance Showers

Tonight

Lo42° Mostly Cloudy

Friday

Hi61° Chance Showers

Friday Night

Lo41° Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi63° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo43° Chance Rain

Sunday

Hi61° Chance Showers

Sunday Night

Lo41° Slight Chc Showers

Monday

Hi62° Mostly Cloudy

Monday Night

Lo44° Mostly Cloudy

Al-Qaida militants kill 38 troops in Yemen attack

Send to Kindle
Print This

SANAA, Yemen — Taking advantage of heavy fog, al-Qaida militants launched coordinated attacks on military barracks in a southern Yemen province today, killing at least 38 troops and wounding dozens, a military official said.

The dawn attacks in Shabwa province, a known al-Qaida stronghold, surprised and caught the soldiers unprepared, said Maj. Mohammed Nasser.

View my optionsorSign in