War On Terror

November 29, 2010

Yemeni president
06:37 GMT

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has tried to cover up US military strikes on Al-Qaeda in his country.

November 26, 2010

Saudi interior minister
20:13 GMT

Saudi Arabia has detained 149 suspected Al-Qaeda-linked activists in 19 separate cells planning attacks on state officials, foreigners and journalists.

November 21, 2010

Adm. Mike Mullen
15:25 GMT

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Sunday said he believed Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula' will try to launch more cheap, small-scale attacks.

November 14, 2010

14:55 GMT

Yemen-based al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula dismissed on Sunday reports by Saudi authorities it is planning to carry out attacks .

November 11, 2010

Anwar Awlaki
14:19 GMT

A number of prominent Al-Qaeda figures, including former spokesman Suleiman Abu Ghaith of Kuwait, have moved from Iran to Yemen.

November 8, 2010

Anwar al-Awlaqi
14:26 GMT

US-Yemeni cleric Anwar al-Awlaqi has called for the killing of Americans 'without hesitation'.

November 7, 2010

Yemeni security forces
11:27 GMT

The U.S. administration has deployed unmanned Predator drones in Yemen to hunt for Al-Qaeda activists, The Washington Post reported Sunday.

November 6, 2010

UPS plane
06:17 GMT

A Saudi tip about a possible al-Qaeda attempt to bring down airplanes was conveyed to American authorities in early October.

November 2, 2010

11:52 GMT

Yemeni security forces launched a major operation onTuesday to detain a Saudi bomb maker suspected of being behind th recent U.S.-bound bomb parcels.

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.