Results tagged “Yemen”

Would you like to limit the tag results display to a specific section?

If you do, then pick any of the sections below:

Or simply go to the aggregated tag results from:



US drone strike kills 4 AQAP fighters

The strike took place in the southern province of Al Baydah, and is the fourth drone strike in Yemen since March 9.


Aiding Yemen Rebels, Iran Seeks Wider Mideast Role




Yemeni Salafists formed a political party. President Hadi replaced the commanders of several key military units. Former President Saleh demanded that 10 of his political opponents go into exile along with him.




An al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula suicide bomber killed four Yemeni soldiers in an attack at a checkpoint near Al Baydah. The attack took place in the city where US drones killed 20 AQAP fighters just days ago.




Yemeni Interior Ministry unveils terrorist plans against government facilities




The US killed three al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula fighters on March 11 in an airstrike in Jaar. The spokesman of the Houthis said the tribes are preventing them from ousting the Americans from Yemen.




AQAP demands prisoner exchange for 73 captured Yemeni soldiers




US drone strike kills 3 AQAP fighters in Yemen

The US has carried out three airstrikes in Yemen from March 9 to March 11. Two took place in Jaar, a city controlled by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.


US air raids on Qaeda arms caches in Yemen: witnesses




Two al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula fighters were killed in a premature detonation in Mudiyah in Abyan province. Security forces arrested four Shabaab fighters in Mudiyah.




Al-Qaeda makes 'alarming' advances in Yemen, UN envoy warns




At least 38 al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula fighters and commanders are reported to have been killed in airstrikes in Jaar and Al Baydah. Abdulwahhab al Homaiqani, the commander for Al Baydah, is said to have been killed.




Dozens of AQAP fighters killed in airstrikes in southern Yemen

US drones are suspected of conducting the strikes in Al Baydah and Jaar, but the reports are unconfirmed.


Qaeda Media Arm Steps Up Local Coverage in Yemen




Shia Houthi rebels killed a military officer and six bodyguards in an attack at a checkpoint in Amran. Yemeni troops returned fire, killing three Houthi fighters.




All quieter on al Qaeda's English front




The military killed seven al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula fighters in Zinjibar. The governor of Abyan accused security services and political officials of turning the province over to AQAP.




Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula demanded the Yemeni government free its imprisoned members in exchange for 73 soldiers captured in Al Koud. AQAP claimed credit for the Al Koud raid, which killed 185 soldiers.




Yemen reels from army's defeat by al-Qaida




AQAP underestimates Yemeni casualties in Al Koud raid