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Unidentified Gunmen Promote Jihadist Thought in Hadramout

National Yemen

A local source in Shehr, Hadramout says that unidentified gunmen likely belonging to al-Qaeda are distributing leaflets, brochures, and CDs, taking advantage of dozens of residents gathering at a wedding party on August 20.

The same source added that they had received complaints from townspeople about the gunmen, asserting that the security agencies in Shahr will catch them.

Hadramout, in the east of the country, has witnessed different incidents of clashes between al-Qaeda and the Yemeni army.