12 militants of the radical group «al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula» destroyed in the South of Yemen as a result of blow of the American air force. Reportedly, among the victims were the leader of the group, Jalal Baledi.
The attack was carried out in the area, control of which is disputed by government forces, rebels and Shiite militants «al-Qaeda». Note that «al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula» is considered the most radical of the branches of this group.
It is reported that the two attacks, the victims each of which killed six people. Both times the cars were attacked – one in the province of Shabwah, the second, which was Balidi – in the province of Abyan.
The leader of the terrorists was also known as Hamza al-Singimari. He stated that his goal is the establishment of Sharia law throughout the Arabian Peninsula. According to him, death he was not afraid – his life belonged to Allah.