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Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) chief Nasser al-Wuhayshi is pictured in the militant stronghold town of Jaar, in the southern Abyan province, on April 28, 2012. Al-Qaeda freed on April 29 dozens of soldiers  captured in battles in southern Yemen, as three suspected militants were killed in an air strike in the north of the country, local and security sources said. AFP PHOTO/STR        (Photo credit should read -/AFP/GettyImages)
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) chief Nasser al-Wuhayshi is pictured in the militant stronghold town of Jaar, in the southern Abyan province, on April 28, 2012. Al-Qaeda freed on April 29 dozens of soldiers  captured in battles in southern Yemen, as three suspected militants were killed in an air strike in the north of the country, local and security sources said. AFP PHOTO/STR        (Photo credit should read -/AFP/GettyImages)

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