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Al-Qaida Seizes Major Airport, Oil Terminal in South Yemen

Military officials and residents said al-Qaida has taken control of a major airport, a sea port and an oil terminal in southern Yemen after brief clashes with troops.   The officials said al-Qaida fighters clashed Thursday with members of one of Yemen's largest infantry brigades outside Mukalla, a city the militants overran earlier this month. The officials, speaking from Sanaa on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief the press, said the leaders of the...

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