War On Terror

November 1, 2010

Coptic women
15:54 GMT

Egypt was not ready on Monday to react to demands over two Coptic women rumoured to have converted to Islam made by an Al-Qaeda in Iraq.

10:23 GMT

Yemen on Monday declared a crackdown on cargo shipments after two US-bound bomb parcels were sent from the country.

October 30, 2010

Ali Saleh
18:27 GMT

Yemeni authorities arrested a woman suspected of sending explosive parcels to the United States

UPS plane
11:13 GMT

Dubai Police specialists said the package contained the highly explosive PETN and lead azide substances

October 29, 2010

High alert
20:08 GMT

Suspect packages from Yemen destined for religious institutions in Chicago led to the issuance of an international security alert Friday

October 27, 2010

Bin Laden
16:24 GMT

Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden warned France on Wednesday that its ban on the veil in public places justified attacks against its nationals.

October 26, 2010

16:15 GMT

15 armed al-Qaeda-linked members have handed themselves over to Abyan governor Ahmad al-Maysari in southern Yemen.

October 24, 2010

Al Qaeda suspects
14:29 GMT

Yemen is hunting some 400 al Qaeda suspects including Yemenis and Saudis, the country's Foreign Minister Abu Bakr al Qirbi said on Sunday.

October 18, 2010

Saleh al-Shawsh
11:24 GMT

A Yemeni court on Monday sentenced to death Al-Qaeda bombmaking expert Saleh al-Shawsh.

October 17, 2010

Yemeni troops
15:01 GMT

Yemeni warplanes bombed al Qaeda targets in southern Yemen on Sunday.

October 16, 2010

Yemeni forces
18:39 GMT

Yemeni security forces have captured a man suspected of financing al-Qaeda in Yemen, the Interior Ministry said on Saturday.

September 28, 2010

Yemen security
15:54 GMT

A Yemeni security official announced on Tuesday security forces thwarted a plan by al-Qaeda which was targeting Yemeni and foreign personalities, including military officials in a number of provinces.

September 27, 2010

Saudi Arabia
20:15 GMT

Saudi interior minister said the kingdom's security forces had foiled almost 240 planned terror attacks in recent years, with only 10 actually being carried out, local press reported on Monday.

September 26, 2010

Ali Saleh
12:48 GMT

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh said Sunday he is determined to fight al-Qaeda.

September 15, 2010

16:37 GMT

The American embassy in Jordan warned its citizens on Wednesday against travelling to the port city of Aqaba, citing an "imminent" threat.