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Published May 17, 2012, 12:00 AM

Yemeni army soldiers

In this photo Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008 file photo, Yemeni army soldiers patrol the street in front of the US Embassy after the attack by militants with suspected links to al-Qaida against the Embassy in the capital Sana, Yemen. Yemeni warplanes and troops backed by heavy artillery waged a four-front assault on al-Qaida militants Tuesday, trying to uproot their hold in the southern desert with the help of a team of U.S. troops at a nearby air base.(AP Photo/Nasser Nasser, File)
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