Violence is building in Yemen’s northern Sa’ada province as soldiers and pro-government tribesmen attack homes, villages, and public roads despite a truce that ended the four-year war last July. The International Crisis Group warned yesterday the conflict has become “self-perpetuating, giving rise to a war economy,” noting that the “destruction of entire villages and infrastructure […]
The Yemeni military uses terrorists to battle terrorists in the city of Ja’ar and prepares for clashes with the southern opposition movement.
With al Qaeda active on three fronts in Yemen, a deadly suicide attack on tourists raises questions about the Yemeni government’s involvement.
Al Qaeda-linked terror groups establish new training camps throughout the county as an Islamic Emirate is declared in the city of Jahr.
President Saleh has a long history of negotiating deals with al Qaeda. The planned release of 170 al Qaeda suspects is part of the current negotiations.
Al Qaeda in Yemen announced its merger with Saudi Arabia’s al Qaeda organization to form al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. The Yemeni government supports Hamas.
The leader of the Yemeni Soldiers Brigades claimed the Yemeni state participates in terror attacks for political gain.
The Yemeni Islamic Jihad hit the US Embassy with multiple bombs then initiated a firefight on the streets of Sana’a. Sixteen were killed in heavy fighting.