Militants attack Yemen prison in Sanaa, killing 7; 29 escape, mostly al-Qaida militants

  • by: AHMED AL-HAJ , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 13, 2014 - 4:26 PM

SANAA, Yemen — Heavily armed militants attacked Yemen's main prison in central Sanaa on Thursday, killing seven people and helping 29 inmates escape, many of them convicts in terrorism-related charges, the country's state news agency reported.

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