Yemeni Soldiers Arrest Al Qaeda Leader


As Yemen’s president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, grapples with conflicted protests in his streets, his security forces are still battling Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, a highly active wing of the terrorist group that is hiding out within his borders. The Yemeni army arrested Al Qaeda leader Mohammad Abdallah Maouda after a shoot-out at a checkpoint that killed three soldiers and two civilians on Sunday. [Fox News]