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Security officials in Yemen say gunmen have shot and killed three soldiers in a drive-by shooting and abducted four others in the country's south.
Thousands protesting the death of a prominent tribal leader rioted Friday in southern Yemen, forcing police officers to flee and attacking shops owned by northerners as two people were killed, security officials said.
Assailants stabbed a Japanese diplomat stationed in Yemen's capital Sunday when he fought back during a failed kidnapping attempt, officials said, the latest unrest in a country beset by al-Qaida militants.
A Yemeni tribal leader and a military official say the government has compensated families of airstrike victims in a central city to end their protest.
Yemen's official security committee said on Friday that people targeted in an airstrike in central city were al-Qaida militants including those who masterminded attacks on vital institutions, the police and army.
Missiles fired by a U.S. drone slammed into a convoy of vehicles traveling to a wedding party in central Yemen on Thursday, killing at least 13 people, Yemeni security officials said.
A Yemeni security official says a U.S. drone strike in southern Yemen has killed three al-Qaida suspects.