Yemen

April 19, 2014

The U.S. claims to use drone attacks against militants, but civilians usually fall victim (File/AFP)
11:08 GMT

An American drone attack in Yemen has killed an estimated 20 people.

April 15, 2014

Two Saudi soldiers were also killed by suspected Yemeni militants last week (Getty/AFP)
18:20 GMT

A Saudi soldier died after coming under attack near the Yemen border. The kingdom's interior ministry is in contact with Yemeni authorities to investigate.

The United States regularly targets AQAP in its drone strike campaign in Yemen. (AFP/File)
11:01 GMT

Gunmen who are believed to be affiliated to Al Qaeda on Tuesday shot dead the vice govenor of Yemen's Baida province, an official reported.

April 14, 2014

Another Saudi border guard was killed last week by unidentified Yemeni militants (Courtesy of Your Middle East)
12:09 GMT

Unidentified militants from Yemen killed a Saudi border guard and injured another.

Militant attacks occur almost daily throughout Yemen under the current government leadership (Mohammed Huwais/AFP)
07:07 GMT

Yemenis held massive protests in Sana'a Sunday calling for the downfall of the government.

April 13, 2014

At least four Yemeni soldiers were killed by suspected Al Qaeda militants (File Archive/AFP)
11:25 GMT

At least four Yemeni soldiers were killed in three separate attacks throughout the country Sunday.

April 12, 2014

Yemeni security forces have been the target of multiple attacks since 2012. (AFP/File)
19:24 GMT

At least one soldier is dead after gunmen fired on an army vehicle in Hadramawt Province.

April 10, 2014

Border checkpoints in Yemen are frequently targeted by Al Qaeda militants in the country (File Archive/AFP)
13:55 GMT

At least two Saudi soldiers were killed by unidentified gunmen on the Yemeni border.

April 8, 2014

Yemen's military is increasingly being treated as a target by militant forces. (AFP/File)
10:27 GMT

Four Yemeni soldiers have been killed in a militant attack on a special forces’ checkpoint in southeastern part of the country, a security official says.

April 3, 2014

It is not yet clear how many militants were involved in the Aden attack Wednesday (Gamal Noman/AFP)
07:34 GMT

Al Qaeda-linked attacks in Yemen's southern city of Aden left at least 20 people dead according to new death toll information Wednesday night.

April 2, 2014

Many say the controversial U.S. drone program kills far too many Yemeni civilians. (AFP/File)
18:00 GMT

The National Organization for Drone Victims is a new organization in Yemen that aims to criminalize the use of U.S. drone strikes in Yemen.

Yemenis gathered for a funeral last week in Sanaa in honor of soldiers who were killed by militants at an army checkpoint in Hadramawt province (Mohammed Huwais/AFP)
10:53 GMT

At least six people were killed Wednesday in Yemen's southern city of Aden after suspected Al Qaeda-linked militants attacked an army headquarters.

April 1, 2014

Yemenis carry the coffin of a soldier who was killed by Al Qaeda militants over the weekend in the country's Hadramawt province (Mohammed Huwais/AFP)
20:00 GMT

Clashes in Yemen left at least four dead Tuesday.

Sana'a has accused Tehran of supporting Yemen's Shiite rebels who reside in the north of the Gulf country (Gamal Noman/AFP)
18:00 GMT

Iran dismissed Yemen leadership's commentary earlier this week that Tehran needs to stop "interfering" in domestic Yemeni affairs.

March 31, 2014

Interim president Hadi has been tasked with leading Yemen through a political transition in the post-Saleh period (File Archive/AFP)
09:00 GMT

Yemen's president publicly called on Iran Monday for Tehran to stop its involvement in Sanaa's internal domestic politics.