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By Zach Jones On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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25 dead in Yemen from Saudi air strikes as ‘civil war’ rages on

At least 25 Yemenis have been killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike on a market in the latest in a string of deadly bombings in the conflict, now called a civil war as the Iran-backed Houthi control of Sanaa More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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New Report: Yemen ravaged by Muslim extremists, food electricity and water are scarce

An amazing new analysis on Yemen reveals a shocking devastation from the war with radical Muslims, leaving most of the nation struggling to find food, water or have electricity. “It has been almost two years More...

By Zach Jones On Thursday, June 18th, 2015
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US airstrike kills al-Qaeda leader Nasir al-Wuhayshi in Yemen

Al Qaeda’s second in command, Nasir al-Wuhayshi, has been killed in a drone strike in Yemen, just days after U.S. planes carried out a strike inside Libya, killing Mokhtar Belmokhtar, a key terror figure in More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Al Qaeda leaders in Yemen claim responsibility for Paris terrorist attacks

Al Qaeda in Yemen has claimed responsibility for the attack on the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, saying it was ordered by the Islamist militant group’s leadership for insults to the Prophet Mohammad, More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 14th, 2014
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Eric Holder on terrorist bomb making in Yemen, Syria, ‘extreme concern’

New intelligence reports indicate that Yemeni bomb-makers are partnering with terrorists in Syria to build new types of virtually undetectable bombs, says Attorney General Eric Holder. Appearing Sunday on ABC’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 13th, 2013
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Drone attack in Yemen misses Al-Qaeda target, kills 15 headed to a wedding

A drone strike in Yemen has left fifteen innocent civilians dead and human rights activists calling for scrutiny. Local reports have confirmed that a party of 15 people heading to a wedding in Yemen were killed More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
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Yemen officials say al-Qaeda terrorist threat to oil and gas pipelines ‘thwarted’

Yemen’s foreign ministry said Wednesday that it thwarted an al-Qaeda plot to blow up oil and gas pipelines and seize some of the country’s main ports to disrupt shipping, as more suspected drone strikes More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
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Al-Qaeda attack Yemen motorcade, kills 13 but misses Defense Minister Nasser Ahmed

A powerful car bomb struck the Yemeni defense minister’s motorcade as he was driving through the nation’s capital Tuesday, killing at least 13 people but leaving the minister unharmed, security officials More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 11th, 2012
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Drone strike in Yemen kills al-Qaida leader and six others

An airstrike killed al-Qaida’s No. 2 leader in Yemen along with six others traveling with him in one car on Monday, U.S. and Yemeni officials said, a major breakthrough for U.S.-backed efforts to cripple the More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, August 30th, 2010
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Indian linked to new Al-Qaeda plot held

An Al-Qaeda-linked terror plot was unearthed by Canadian security agencies on Wednesday, with one of the suspects reportedly hailing from India. Under what is curiously called “Operation Samosa,” the More...


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