Six armed men killed in attack on Yemen military camp

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Posted: Aug 20, 2011 10:53 AM
Six armed men killed in attack on Yemen military camp

SANAA (Reuters) - Six armed men were killed in an attack on a military camp of the Republican Guard on the outskirts of the Yemeni capital Saturday, the website of the ruling party said.

The incident occurred 20 km north of Sanaa, it said.

"The brigade repelled the attack and caused the terrorist elements heavy casualties and forced them to flee," the website reported.

(Reporting by Mohammed Ghobari; Writing by Martina Fuchs)