Al Qaida takes three Yemen towns days after US raid

There are fears that the terrorists would now move on the provincial capital Zinjibar, 50km from Aden
Aden: Al Qaida in Yemen has taken over three southern towns just days after a deadly US special operations raid targeting its commanders, a security official and tribal sources said Friday.
The terrorist advance into the Abyan province towns of Loder, Shaqra and Ahwar came as the White House defended Sunday’s raid on an Al Qaida compound as a “success”, even though multiple civilians and a Navy SEAL were killed.
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