War On Terror

January 16, 2013

Malian people look at a French armoured vehicle as French soldiers leave Bamako and start their deployment to the north of Mali as part of the "Serval" operations on Tuesday. (AFP PHOTO/ ERIC FEFERBERG)
10:35 GMT

Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says everyone needs to get involved in the battle in Mali as part of a global war on terrorism.

January 6, 2013

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal.
07:22 GMT

Saudi Arabia has denied reports that its air force used fighter jets to bomb targets in Yemen.

January 4, 2013

Joining the drones: Saudi warplanes.
11:00 GMT

A new report reveals that Saudi Arabia has used its fighter jets to carry out a number of attacks against Yemen on behalf of the United States.

December 30, 2012

The view over Yemen's capital, Sanaa.
11:21 GMT

In the latest in a series of strikes on the troubled Arab state, a U.S. drone kills three suspected al-Qaeda members.

December 19, 2012

Libyan civilians help an unconscious man, identified by eyewitnesses as US ambassador to Libya, Chris Stevens, at the US consulate compound in Benghazi, following an overnight attack on the building. Stevens and three of his colleagues were killed. (AFP PHOTO/STR)
05:11 GMT

The secretary of state accepts the recommendations of a report urging her to improve security for U.S. officials overseas.

December 11, 2012

Sheikh Khaled bin Abdul Rahman
11:35 GMT

One of al-Qaeda's top commanders is confirmed as killed by local Taliban sources speaking to the BBC.

December 4, 2012

The prototype of a European combat drone, known as "Neuron". (AFP PHOTO / DASSAULT AVIATION / R. MICHELIN)
08:26 GMT

According to members of the Revolutionary Guard, Iran has "captured" a US drone they found in their airspace.

December 3, 2012

Imran Khan protests with lawyers in Islamabad
05:19 GMT

The cricketer turned politician speaks exclusively to Al Arabiya about Jihad, drones and Syria.

November 29, 2012

Mark Basseley Youssef, the man behind the "Innocence of Muslims" film
05:06 GMT

An Egyptian court convicts seven Egyptian Copts and one American pastor despite all of them living outside the court's jurisdiction.

June 12, 2012

Yemen
13:02 GMT

The Yemeni army declared its first victory in its offensive against al Qaeda gunmen in the south.

February 16, 2012

Yemen
12:49 GMT

At least 17 people Thursday were killed in clashes between members of al-Qaeda following the death of a local leader of Al Qaeda by his half-brother

January 16, 2012

Yemen
12:44 GMT

Al Qaeda fighters swept into the southern Yemeni town of Rada overnight and overran it within hours, local and tribal officials were quoted as saying by AFP on Monday.

December 12, 2011

Yemen
12:42 GMT

A number of al-Qaeda fighters escaped early Monday from a prison in the southern Yemeni port city of Aden, officials confirmed.

October 15, 2011

Yemen: Seven al Qaeda members including senior media official, killed in attack
08:32 GMT

The chief of the media department of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula and six other other members were killed in an air raid on terror outposts in Yemen

October 4, 2011

Yemen
08:36 GMT

Al-Qaeda's top bomb expert in Yemen was not killed in Feiday's drone strike on a convoy, a top Yemeni official revealed.