Yemeni forces kill 3 militants blamed for attack on German diplomat

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Yemeni forces on Wednesday killed three members of a militant cell who authorities believe carried out assassinations in the capital Sanaa and attacked a German diplomat late last month, a Yemeni official and a security source said.The security source said special forces raided a house in the Shmailah district of south Sanaa and killed three al Qaeda militants.”They were behind the attempted killing of the German diplomat,” the security source said.The diplomat, a political attaché, was injured during an apparent kidnapping attempt, embassy and police sources said at the time. He managed to escape gunmen who tried to block a road near the German embassy in Sanaa with a four-wheel-drive vehicle.

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