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Soldiers loyal to General Ali Mohsen killed three soldiers in Sana'a loyal to President Saleh. Tribesmen in Abyan killed two soldiers for participating in a raid against al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. The spokesman for the anti-Saleh Joint Meeting Parties said a new government would oppose AQAP.
Jihadists denied that they took over a radio station in Abyan province. The government blamed al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula for a blast at a weapons factory in Jaar in Abyan that killed more than 100 civilians.
The Yemeni government is said to have lost control of six of the country's 18 provinces. Casualties from yesterday's explosion at a weapons factory in Abyan have risen to 93 dead. More than 20,000 anti-government protesters marched in Sana'a.
A blast at a weapons factory in Jaar in Abyan province killed 78 people. Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula fighters looted the factory of truckloads of weapons and several armored vehicles prior to the blast, which is said to have been an accident.
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula killed seven troops in Marib province and took control of the town of Jaar in Abyan province after security forces fled. President Saleh rescinded his offer to step down at the end of the year.