From Chicago Tribune:

More airstrikes were carried out again in Yemen, this time in the mountains where the provinces Bayda, Shabwa, and Abyan meet.

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http://www.yementimes.com/en/1754/news/3462/Yemen-celebrates-new-map-of-six-regions.htm

Early reports say 7 alleged Al-Qaeda militants were killed. Other reports say the airstrikes struck the town where a leader with Al-Qaeda’s Yemen branch lives and also homes in the district of January’s raid that killed a Navy SEAL.

One of the purposes of the airstrikes is to limit Al-Qaeda’s use of Yemen as a safe place for plotting terror attacks.

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