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Al-Qaida Carries Out Yemen Jailbreak, Frees 300 Inmates

Al-Qaida militants stormed a prison in southern Yemen on Thursday, freeing 300 inmates as fighting continued in other parts of the country between Shi'ite rebels and pro-government forces. Security officials said Khalid Batarfi, a prominent figure with al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, was among those freed from the prison in al-Mukalla. Meanwhile, Houthi rebels fought into the center of Aden, the port city that is the last remaining stronghold of those backing President Abd-Rabbu...

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