Al-Qaeda Inmates Escape from Prison
By Harold Hutchison
A prison break in Yemen has resulted in 14 inmates, many of them with ties to al-Qaeda, escaping from custody. The breakout came during an attack on the site.
According to multiple media reports, the prison was attacked by multiple gunmen. The attackers killed seven Yemeni cops and wounded two others, while losing only three of their number. Two of the attackers were reportedly wounded.