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Medical officials and witnesses say at least five civilians have been killed in the past 48 hours in military strikes in southern Yemen. Officials say that another 38 civilians have been wounded in the military offensive against al-Qaeda linked militants, AP reported.
The tournament draw in August had prompted leaders of a separatist movement in southern Yemen to demand that the UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait and Iraq boycott the competition.
Many residents of southern Yemen, formerly the Democratic Republic of Yemen until unification with the north in 1990, complain of discrimination by the Sana'a government.
The detained protesters hurled a bomb, police said, but members of the Movement for the Independence of Southern Yemen told AFP news agency that it was thrown by police.
THE man suspected of kill-ing three American mis-sionaries and wounding another in southern Yemen is believed to have ties to a cell plotting attacks on fo reigners and secular-minded p oliticians, officials say.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Tensions and clashes between Saudi Arabia and the UAE heightened again in Southern Yemen only few days after fragile tranquility in Aden.
Al Mukalla: Yemen's Southern Transitional Council is not in a hurry to declare independence in Southern Yemen, and will stand by the Saudi-led coalition fighting to uphold the legitimate government in Yemen until it achieves its military objectives in the country, the council's leader said.
Regarding locations of Al-Qaeda and so-called Islamic State (IS) in southern Yemen, President Hadi said they were small groups supported by Saleh forces, expressing hope stability would be restored to Yemen soon.
NNA - Fierce clashes raged Monday between rebels and loyalists in southern Yemen, leaving more than 140 dead in 24 hours, as the Red Cross faced delays to urgently needed aid deliveries.
Thousands of Yemenis gathered in the city of Mukalla Sunday demanding statehood for the formerly independent southern Yemen on the twentieth anniversary of the country's civil war, according to Agence France Presse.
San, Shawwal 6, 1434, Aug 13, 2013, SPA -- Sultan Al-Atwani, member of the Presidency Commission of Yemen's comprehensive national dialogue today denied reports on the absence and then withdrawal of Southern Yemen representatives from the dialogue conference, describing the reports as rumors aiming to confuse the conference and create public opinion conflicting news.
San : An apparent US drone attack has killed four suspected Al Qaeda militants in southern Yemen and destroyed an explosives-packed truck, sources said yesterday.

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