Yemen

October 31, 2013

Yemeni border patrol on guard in light of increase in Al-Qaeda attacks.  [presstv]
13:41 GMT

Al-Qaeda assailants opened fire on a border patrol killing one soldier and injuring several more before escaping.

October 24, 2013

Al-Qaeda prisoners have previously broken out of prisons throughout Yemen, particularly since uprisings that ousted former president Ali Abdullah Saleh (AFP)
13:13 GMT

Unidentified gunmen killed a Yemeni intelligence officer outside of his home in Sana'a Thursday.

October 23, 2013

The US considers Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula as the "deadliest franchise" of the terrorist network (AFP)
16:03 GMT

Security forces in Yemen foiled an al-Qaeda inmate escape attempt from a Sana'a prison Wednesday.

October 18, 2013

A mural depicting military images is shown in Yemen. Yemen has seen a long period of fighting between the military and militants linked to Al-Qaeda. (Image credit: Getty)
16:22 GMT

Security and military sources have said that a suicide car bomber has killed 12 soldiers and wounded six others in an attack on a military command center in southern Yemen's Abyan province.

October 12, 2013

Yemen's President Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi (C) speaks during the closing session of a conference on national dialogue in the Yemeni capital Sanaa. (Image credit: AFP)
18:04 GMT

Thousands of separatists demanding secession gathered at Parade Square in the center of Aden on Saturday.

October 11, 2013

Suicide bombers targeted three members of Yemen's Southern Movement who were en route to demonstrations in Aden scheduled for Saturday to protest current national dialogue talks and renew calls for southern secession (Courtesy of Global Research Canada)
15:44 GMT

A suicide bomber wounded at least three members of Yemen's Southern Movement while the activists were en route to demonstrations in Aden to protest the current direction of national dialogue talks in Sanaa.

October 9, 2013

Separatists are planning to stage a protest in the former South Yemen capital of Aden demanding secession from the country and restoration of pre-1990 borders (Courtesy of National Yemen)
17:33 GMT

Yemen's national dialogue session scheduled for Wednesday was canceled after delegates from The Southern Movement and Zaidi Ansarullah staged a sit-in in Sanaa to protest the direction of the talks.

During a meeting with a delegation of Yemeni businessmen at the Prime Ministry, Ensour stressed the importance that Jordan attaches to Yemen’s security and stability.
09:15 GMT

Given that the commercial activity is still at a minimal, there is still a long way to go.

October 8, 2013

Yemen's president Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi says that only a few remaining issues need to be discussed to establish a federal and united country and solve the southern question (Courtesy of Khaled Abdullah/Reuters)
16:40 GMT

Yemen's president Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi announced Tuesday that Yemen's national dialogue is a "a few days away" from establishing a new and just federal structure for the country's government.

October 7, 2013

Yemeni policemen and people gather at the scene where the bodyguard of Germany's ambassador to Yemen was killed in the southern Sanaa district of Hada. (Image credit: AFP)
16:35 GMT

Gunmen shot down the German Ambassador’s bodyguard in Sanaa. In another incident, a Sierra Leonean working for the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) was kidnapped.

October 3, 2013

Yemeni forces reclaimed their headquarters in the south late Wednesday after al-Qaeda militants attacked and seized the building Monday (AFP)
07:43 GMT

Yemeni forces announced Wednesday that they have reclaimed control of their army headquarters in the south from al-Qaeda militants who seized the building earlier this week.

October 2, 2013

Yemen's national dialogue was initiated in March, but FM Qirbi announced Wednesday that talks will be further delayed for up to three months (Courtesy of BBC)
16:23 GMT

Yemen's Foreign Minister announced Wednesday that national reconciliation talks may be delayed up to three months. With Yemen's rocky political transition still in limbo, Al-Qaeda-linked violence continues in the south of the country leaving four Yemeni soldiers.

September 25, 2013

Wednesday's suicide bomb death was preceded earlier last week by bomb attacks that killed more than 50 people stationed at a southern Yemen military base. Army personnel pictured here participated in a funeral for the dead soldiers earlier this week (AFP)
17:00 GMT

A suicide bomber killed a Yemeni intelligence officer in an Ataq market Wednesday.

September 22, 2013

Yemeni soldiers parade during the funeral of the victims of bombing attacks on the Gulf of Aden on September 22, 2013 at a mosque in the capital Sanaa. (AFP)
16:34 GMT

Four Yemeni tribesmen and four militants from Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) were killed on Sunday following a brutal clash between the groups in Yemen's Maarib province.

September 20, 2013

Early Friday morning attacks on a military camp base in Shawba are suspected as AQAP actions (Courtesy of Hurriyet Daily News)
08:38 GMT

At least 40 personnel were killed Friday from al-Qaeda attacks in southern Yemen.