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Yemen on alert for al-Qaeda attacks

Armed group loses ground to the government in the last few days, raising fears of revenge attacks in capital Sanaa.

Last updated: 10 May 2014 23:34
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An explosion near the home of Yemeni President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi in Khourmaksar, Aden, has caused no casualties.

But Yemen remains on high alert over threats from al-Qaeda.

The armed group has lost ground to the government in the last few days, raising fears of revenge attacks in the capital Sanaa.

Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from Sanaa.

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