Drone strikes kill nine of Al-Qaeda suspects in Yemen

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 20:09

A US drone strike in Yemen killed nine alleged al-Qaida militants early on Saturday, a security official said, as authorities continue their search for an American photojournalist held by the extre

U.S., South African hostages in Yemen killed in a failed rescue attempt

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 19:22

"The callous disregard for Luke's life is more proof of the depths of AQAP's depravity, and further reason why the world must never cease in seeking to defeat their evil ideology," U.S.

Al-Qaeda in Yemen declares "seize" five million riyals and car belongs to Army

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 02:40

Ansar al-Sharia al Qaeda-linked group in Yemen said, it "has captured" five million riyals ($ 23 thousand) and a car belonging to the Yemeni army on Friday in Mareb province east of the country.

White House Rejects Delays in Failed Hostage Rescue Mission in Yemen

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 02:15

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said that There had been no hesitation or delay in planning and approval of an operation that subsequently failed to rescue US journalist Luke Somers, held

A document reveals the secret support provided by Yemen President to Houthis

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 02:04

The news site  "Alfjr Aljdid" got a document directed by the Office of the Presidency to the Ministry of Legal Affairs, to include two of the leaders of the Houthi group to the National Commission,

Power struggle rages in Yemen

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 01:40

“Ruling Yemen is like dancing on snake heads,” former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh said, according to British researcher Victoria Clark.

8 suspects arrested for Yemeni policeman assassination

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 01:35

Security agencies in Yemen's Taiz have detained eight suspects as part of investigations into the assassination of 34-year-old policeman Fikri al-Barwi , the Yemeni Interior Ministry's security med

Saudis Suspend Aid to Yemen in Reaction to Iran-Backed Rebels

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 01:16

Saudi Arabia has suspended most of the aid it sends to its southern neighbor, Yemen, in response to the hold the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels have over the capital city of Sanaa, according to

Yemen ruling party opposes Saleh’s alleged support for Houthi rebels

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 01:13

Yemen’s former president and leader of the ruling General People’s Congress (GPC), Ali Abdullah Saleh, is facing strong opposition from within the party over his alleged support of the Houthi insur

GCC envoy leaves Yemen

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 00:41

The Gulf Cooperation Council Secretary General's envoy to Yemen Saleh bin Abdul-Aziz al-Qunai'er left on Friday Sana'a following a few days official visit.



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