Yemen Clears Naval Mines Planted by Iran-Backed Rebels in Strategic Waterway

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 17:06

Yemen’s government launched a military operation on Sunday to clear naval mines planted by the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in and near the strategic Bab al-Mandeb strait, Al Arabiya reported.

Yemeni rebels detain 7 from medical aid group

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 19:42

Yemeni rebels have detained seven local employees of a humanitarian aid group and accused them of spying for foreign intelligence, security officials said Friday.

Al-Qaeda claims responsibility for Yemen terrorist attack, photos released

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 19:00

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claimed responsibility on Friday for the recent Lahij suicide attacks.

10 of al-Qaeda loyalists among 20 dead in Yemen attack

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 21:23

Ten people were killed Monday in a jihadist attack on a government building in southern Yemen that also saw 10 assailants die, including a suicide bomber, officials said.

Yemeni army retakes bases

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 04:29

The Yemeni Armed Forces and Popular Resistance have captured dozens of Huthi militia  in northern and southern of Nahm province in Sanaa Governorate.

Trump Administration Taking the Fight to Al-Qaeda in Yemen

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 15:25

Photo: President Donald Trump speaks with Secretary of Defense James Mattis. (Photo: Erik S. Lesser /EPA/Newscom)


Malaysian police foils a planned attack on Arab royals by suspected militants from Yemen

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 15:45

Four Yemenis and three other suspects including a Malaysian and an Indonesian were arrested ahead of Saudi King Salman's arrival in Kuala Lumpur.

Al Qaeda Leader Killed In Yemen Airstrike

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 18:23

The brother-in-law of a regional Yemeni al Qaeda leader confirmed to NBC News that the al Qaeda leader was killed overnight in a U.S.

Devices Seized in Yemen Raid Offer Some Clues to Qaeda Tactics

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 16:49

WASHINGTON — Computers and cellphones seized during a deadly Special Operations raid in


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