Yemen arrests eight IS suspects in Aden

Yemeni police arrest eight jihadists implicated in attacks on security personnel, also seizing silenced pistols, letters from IS leaders.

ADEN – Yemeni authorities have arrested eight suspected Islamic State group jihadists implicated in a spate of attacks targeting security personnel in second city Aden this year, police said.

Police in the southern port city, headquarters of Yemen’s internationally recognised government, also seized silenced pistols and letters from IS leaders in Iraq and Syria, a statement said late on Monday.

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