Four members of Al-Qaeda organization and a Yemeni soldier were killed in clashes which erupted in Hadramaut governorate, east of the country.
A Yemeni military source said a terrorist cell had been monitored and discovered in a house in Al-Qutn city in the governorate, adding that a military unit attacked its members after surrounding the house.
The source pointed out that members of the military unit clashed with the "terrorists" and managed to kill four of them and to arrest five others. One soldiers was killed and five others wounded during the clashes, the source said.
On Friday,Yemeni army forces aborted car bombs terrorist attacks in the city of Mukalla, capital of Hadramaut.