War On Terror

February 16, 2012

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

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

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

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.

September 30, 2011

Anwar al-Awlaki
10:26 GMT

A senior al Qaeda figure in Yemen was killed in an air strike, reports said Friday.

September 18, 2011

US forces in Iraq
07:27 GMT

A Saudi criminal court began yesterday the prosecution of 41 defendants

August 14, 2011

Algeria police
14:07 GMT

A suicide bomber attacked a police station in eastern Algeria early Sunday wounding 33 people, including 11 policemen and two Chinese nationals.

July 21, 2011

Al Qaeda in Yemen
08:55 GMT

Ayad al-Shabwani, a senior leader of Yemen-based Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), has been killed in fighting with the army.

July 13, 2011

Saudi police
14:10 GMT

Saudi security forces have dismantled an Al-Qaeda-linked cell of 16 people plotting to overthrow the regime

June 22, 2011

16:53 GMT

The security chaos in Yemen goes on.

June 15, 2011

Yemen army
12:55 GMT

Al-Qaeda gunmen attacked security and government buildings in the southern Yemeni town of Huta on Wednesday killing a policeman and injuring six others.

May 29, 2011

09:31 GMT

Al-Qaeda gunmen have taken control of the south Yemen city of Zinjibar, capital of Abyan province.

May 18, 2011

Tunisian forces
15:19 GMT

Suspected Libyan Al-Qaeda fighters exchanged fire with Tunisian security forces Wednesday.

Bin Laden
06:22 GMT

Egyptian activist Saif al-Adel has been chosen "caretaker" head of Al Qaeda after Osama bin Laden was killed by US commando.