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AQAP claims killing of 50 Yemeni soldiers in Seyoun attack

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claimed via Twitter that its fighters had killed more than 50 Yemeni soldiers in an attack on the 1st Military District headquarters in Seyoun on Aug. 7.


Fighters abandoning al Qaeda affiliates to join Islamic State, US officials say




US drone strike kills 3 AQAP fighters in central Yemen

The strike took place in the al Qaeda stronghold of Wadi Abida. In eastern Yemen, the military and AQAP have been battling for control of Hadramout province.


Yemen hands over 8 suspected AQAP members to Saudi Arabia




AQAP releases 5th installment of 'Repulsion of Aggression' video series

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has released the fifth installment of its "Repulsion of Aggression" video series, detailing three coordinated attacks in the city of Seyoun in Yemen's Hadramout province on June 26.


AQAP releases photos and video of attack on military intelligence HQ




AQAP attacks in 3 southern Yemeni provinces




AQAP eulogizes Saudi fighter killed in Sa'adah




Al Qaeda wing seeks to set up 'emirate' in east Yemen




AQAP seeks to consolidate power in Hadramout




US adds Norwegian AQAP bomb maker to list of terrorists

Anders Cameroon Ostensvig Dale, a Norwegian who joined al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in 2008, is thought to have been trained under AQAP bomb maker Ibrahim al Asiri or one of his lieutenants.


US seeks more security at some foreign airports




Airport security may be tightened permanently after US warning - UK deputy prime minister




AQAP attacks government complex in Baydah




White House fears al Qaeda offshoot may be planning bomb plot on airliner flying to America




Twin AQAP attacks hit Hadramout airport and military headquarters




US adds AQAP leader involved in embassy plot to terrorist list

Shawki Ali Ahmed al Badani was involved in the 2013 plot to attack US diplomatic facilities throughout the world, as well as the US embassy in Sana'a and a suicide attack that killed more than 100 Yemeni soldiers. The US targeted Badani in a drone strike late last year.


Yemeni tribal leader joins AQAP




US drones kill AQAP commander, 4 fighters in southern Yemen

An AQAP commander known as Musaad al Habashi was among five AQAP members traveling in the vehicle in Shabwa province when US drones struck.


Attack on power lines leaves Yemen in total darkness