Articles Tagged with prison break

Al-Qaeda Fighters Attack Prison In Yemen, Free 200 Prisoners

Al Qaeda Yemen prison attack

In a coordinated attack orchestrated by the Yemeni affiliate of the Al-Qaeda, as many as 200 prisoners were freed from a central prison located in the southern port city of Al Mukalla early Thursday. According to the New York Times, the assault on the prison was part of a larger assault by the militants directed… Read more »

Five Die And Dozens Escape During Indonesia Prison Break

5 Dead And Dozens Have Escaped During Indonesia Prison Break

Five people are reported to have been killed in a riot at a prison in Indonesia’s Sumatra island that led to the escape of dozens of inmates according to BBC News. Authorities were searching for scores of inmates, including terrorists, who escaped a crowded Indonesian prison that was still burning Friday after prisoners set fires… Read more »