War On Terror

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

13:02 GMT

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

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.