Yemen Launches Anti-al-Qaeda Operation

Yemeni army troops take position in the hills overlooking the southern town of Huta on Sept. 27, 2010, three days after regaining control of the town from suspected al-Qaeda militants AFP / Getty Images

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Yemen has stepped up its fight against terrorism, sending more than 1,000 troops into an area thought to be an al-Qaeda stronghold.