Masked gunmen shot dead a Yemeni man on his way to work at the U.S. embassy in Sanaa on Thursday, a security source said, the latest in a wave of assassinations in the Arab state where Washington is battling al Qaeda militants.
The attackers on a motorcycle opened fire on a car carrying Qassem Aqlan - who headed an embassy security team - in the center of Yemen's capital, the source told Reuters.
"This (assassination) operation has the fingerprints of al Qaeda which carried out similar operations before," said the source who asked not to be named.OSAMA IS DEAD, BUT AL QAEDA IS VERY MUCH ALIVE - AS WE RETREAT FROM IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN BEQUEATHING THEM TO IRAN AND THE TALIBAN.
IF THE GOAL WAS MAKING US SAFER, THEN OBAMA'S ANTI-TERROR FOREIGN POLICY HAS BEEN A TOTAL FAILURE.
IF THE GOAL WAS STRENGTHENING THE ISLAMISTS GLOBALLY, THEN THE POLICIES HAVE BEEN A GLOWING SUCCESS.