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Analysis: Al Qaeda and other jihadists repeatedly threatened French magazine

It is too early to tell who was responsible for today's attack on Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical magazine. Al Qaeda and other jihadists have repeatedly threatened the publication. By itself, however, this does not mean they were responsible.


Report details human cost of Yemen turmoil




At least 26 killed in Yemen suicide bombing: security official




Yemen general escapes deadly 'Qaeda' blast




Houthi violations annull UN-sponsored deal: Yemeni official




AQAP releases video on avoiding detection by drones




AQAP claims 149 attacks in Yemen since late September

A map of the 149 attacks claimed by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula since Houthi rebels took Sana'a in late September shows the terror group's reach across 14 Yemeni provinces.


Finances of jihad: How extremist groups raise money




AQAP blames Obama administration for death of Luke Somers

In the most recent video released by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, one of the terrorist group's senior leaders blames President Barack Obama for the death of American hostage Luke Somers last week.


AQAP claims shelling of American section of airbase in Yemen




AQAP claims double suicide attack at military base in Hadramout

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claimed credit for the double suicide attack today that killed at least five soldiers at the First Military Command base in Hadramout province.


How Yemen's Houthis control Sanaa and alarm the West




AQAP claims attacks in Taiz, Ibb, Baydah, and Marib




Hostage, Nearly Released on Ransom, Dies During Raid




AQAP murders 2 hostages, including an American, during US rescue attempt

Forty special operations troops assaulted an al Qaeda compound in the southern province of Shabwa in an attempt to free American photojournalist Luke Somers.


AQAP threatens to execute American hostage

In its latest video, al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula threatened to kill American hostage Luke Somers if the US does not meet AQAP's demands within three days.


AQAP claims bombing of Iranian ambassador's residence in Yemen

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has claimed credit for a car bombing this morning outside the Sana'a residence of Iran's new ambassador to Yemen.


AQAP continues escalation throughout Yemen




AQAP claims IED attacks on US Embassy in Sanaa




Yemen raid: Rescuers missed Western hostages